Due to the financial strain of the COVID-19 pandemic, the many pressures facing West Chicago families who try to make ends meet, continues to grow. So too does the generosity of a caring, responsive community. The Wheaton Bible Church’s Give Help/Get Help portal posted the need for household products, especially diapers and baby wipes. Brent […]
In an effort to protect employees at Groot Industries Material Recovery Facility (MRF) and assist the effort to continue to provide curbside recycling, the company has made the following request of residents. Those households that have the virus are asked to bag their recycling and throw it in with the garbage. This effort will prevent […]
Starting tomorrow, Monday, March 23, 2020, all trash/refuse and recycling must be placed in a company designated cart, a can with handles, or bagged. Loose uncontained items will not be collected. More specifically: – All bulky item/construction debris collection is suspended until further notice. – All white good/e-waste collection is suspended until further notice.
The following information is from the State of Illinois COVID-19 Response webpage: After convening the largest grocers and food manufacturers in the state with the help of Illinois Retail Merchants Association, Gov. Pritzker announced that a growing coalition of grocery stores statewide will set aside one or more hours of operation for older residents to […]