Rockford Recycle Center 4665 Hydraulic Road

Our Mission is to improve the environment
through education, public awareness
and community involvement.


Public Hours:  2-5 p.m. Tuesdays & 9 a.m.-Noon Saturdays

This is an all-volunteer project. You can make a difference!

Your help for two hours or more would be appreciated.

To volunteer, call Roxanne, Volunteer Coordinator at 815-637-1343 or sign up online for Rockford

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Recycle Center Closure Policy

Weather Closings for Safety of Volunteers

The Recycle Centers will be closed when the heat index is predicted be 95 degrees or higher  –  or if the predicted wind chill is 0 degrees or lower – or if severe storm (thunderstorm, lightning, tornado possibility, snow or ice storm, hard rain/wind) is predicted or present.

Please check Facebook, the website, or call

815-637-1343 to check for closing.


See Green Guide for what we take at the Rockford Recycle Center.

Business Partners:

Click here to go to Waste Connection’s website and download their mobile app for your phone!