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Com Ed - Electric Company
1040 N. Janes Avenue
Bolingbrook, Illinois 60440-1099
Telephone: 1-800-Edison-1

DuPage County Public Works (Water and Sewer)
7900 Rt. 53
Woodridge, IL 60517
630-985-2905

NiCor Gas Company
90 North Finley Road
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137
Telephone: 888-642-6748

AT&T
New Service 800-244-4444

Flagg Creek Water Reclamation District
Telephone:  630-323-3299

Cable TV and Internet Service for Darien

Comcast
Cable sales & service: 1-866-594-1234
High Speed Internet Service: 1-888-423-7888

AT&T U-Verse
AT&T U-Verse is now offered in some parts of Darien. You can check availability by calling (877) U ASK ATT or visiting http://uverse.att.com.

Local Customer Service Center
4748 Main Street
Lisle, Illinois
Monday through Thursday: 8:00am - 7:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

2710 Curtiss Street
PO Box 1412
Downers Grove, IL  60515-0703
Phone:  630-969-0664
Fax:  630-969-0827

Veolia Environmental Services
4612 W. Lake Street
Melrose Park, IL 60160
708-409-9700

Refuse Stickers

  April 1 2014 - March 31, 2015
Refuse Sticker price – 32 gallon

$3.31

Optional Cart 64 gallon - Monthly fee

$20.37

Optional Cart 96 gallon - Monthly fee

$24.93

You can purchase your sticker at the following locations:

  • Darien City Hall – 1702 Plainfield Road
  • Citgo Gas Station – 402 Plainfield
  • Ace Hardware – 6300 Kingery Highway
  • Ace Hardware – 6216 S. Main
  • Brookhaven Market – 7516 S. Cass
  • CVS Drug Store – 83rd & Lemont
  • West Suburban Bank – 8001 Cass
  • Jewel Food Stores – 7335 Cass
  • Jewel Food Stores – 303 Holmes
  • Jewel Food Stores – 2317 Janes
  • Westbrook Market – 10 W 63rd St

Garbage Holidays

Our garbage collectors have six holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. On the weeks that this occurs, garbage collection will be pushed back one day from the holiday.

Bulk Items

Bulk items are large items that are not included in normal garbage pick-up. Examples of bulk items are sofas, loveseats, chairs, tables, and microwaves. Two stickers must be affixed to each bulk item for it to be removed on your normal garbage pick-up day.

White Goods

White goods include refrigerators, ranges, stoves, freezers, air conditioners, water heaters, another other domestic large appliances. Because these need to be disassembled by hand because of environmentally harmful materials, five stickers are required to be affixed before they will be removed on your regular garbage pick-up day.

Recycling

Recycling is free when put in recycling bins that can be purchased at City Hall for $8.00. Please help keep our neighborhoods clean by placing heavy recyclables on top, which keeps the lighter items from blowing out of the bins and into our yards. The following are examples of acceptable and unacceptable recycling items:

Acceptable Items

Items Not Accepted

Newspapers

Styrofoam

Steel Cans & Tins

Motor Oil

Glass Bottles & Jars

Insecticide

Detergent & Fabric Softener Containers

Items contaminated with food

Plastic Buckets

Pizza Boxes

Milk & Juice Jugs

Tarps

Aluminum Cans

*Plastic Grocery Bags

 

 

 

 

 

*Plastic grocery bags can be recycled in many grocery stores. Jewel will accept these grocery bags back for recycling.

For other items such as light bulbs, batteries, oil, and other hazardous waste, please click  the link below. 

DuPage County 2013 Recycling Guide

New Illinois Law Bans Electronics from Your Trash

Starting Jan. 1, 2012, Illinois law will make it illegal for you to throw your electronics in the garbage. This law seeks to prevent dangerous substances contained in electronics from infiltrating our water supply and soil when they end up in landfills. For places you may recycle electronics in DuPage county please visit their website.

Medication Drop-Offs:

Traces of prescription and over the counter medications are now showing up in treated water. Many people are unaware of that disposing of unwanted medication down a drain can result in traces being found in their water supply and land. This is a growing concern and alternative measures to help people get rid of their unwanted medications are being provided. The DuPage County Health Department and a dozen communities have established a secure method to collect and safely destroy unwanted drugs.

Last month, the County established the RxBox Program. Disposal containers were set up at the DuPage Sherriff’s Office and other local police departments. When the communities have collected enough materials, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) picks up and incinerates it in a safe way. There is no charge to drop off any pharmaceutical at any of the sites.

RxBox Drop off Locations:

  • Addison - Police Department
    3 Friendship Plana
  • Burr Ridge - outside Police Department entrance
    7600 S. County Line Road
  • Carol Stream – inside Police Department entrance
  • 500 N. Gary Ave.
  • Glendale Heights – lower level lobby, Police Dept.
    300 Civic Center Plaza
  • Lisle – inside police department lobby doors
    5040 Lincoln Ave
  • Naperville – Fire Station No. 4
    1971 Brookdale Rd.
  • Oak Brook – Village Hall near Police Dept.
    1200 Oak Brook Road
  • Wheaton – inside Police Department lobby
    900 W. Liberty Drive
  • Wood Dale – outside Police Department
    404 W. Liberty Drive.
  • DuPage County Sheriff’s Office
    501 N. County Farm Road

 

 

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