Flood Brothers Dipsosal will partner with the Village of Thornton for residential waste disposal begniining April 1st, 2020!
Flood Brothers will provide each household with a free 95-gallon refuse cart. Additional carts can be rented through Flood Brothers by contacting our office. A monthly rental fee of $2.50 will be applied. Additional refuse can be collected with the residents own refuse containers as long as they are contained in cans or bags, and not to exceed 35 gallons in size or 50 pounds in weight, per can or bag, or are larger items that cannot be containerized. .
Flood Brothers will provide each household with a free 95-gallon recycling cart. Additional carts can be rented through Flood Brothers by contacting our office. A monthly rental fee of $2.50 will be applied. Recycling materials will be comingled (i.e. plastic, glass, metal, and paper products mixed together). Preparation requirements for households participating in the recycling program including rinsing, removing labels, flattening, removing caps, and lids, etc. can be found on our website. Residents may place their recycling materials in additional containers with handles or simply place them neatly alongside of recycling containers on regular recycling collection days.. Read more about what can be recycled.
Flood Brothers will provide yard waste collection from April 1st through November 30th on the same day as refuse and recycling collection. All yard waste shall be placed in a waterproof plastic or metal container with a tight cover, or a biodegradable Kraft bag, of a size no larger than 35 gallons and not exceeding 50lbs. Yard waste carts are available upon request; with a rental price applied. There shall be no limit on the number of containers placed out for collection by a given household.
White Goods (appliances) should be called in to our office to give 24 hour notice ahead of time, and a fee will be applied. Examples of approved white goods incclude refrigerators, dish washers, water heaters, washers and dryrers, etc with each item carryi8ng a fee of $25 per removal Flood Brothers will also offer E-Waste pickup for a fee when given 24 hour notice, fees may vary, and electronic items are limited to no more than 6 items per pickup..
Please note the state of Illinois electronic waste landfill ban is a state law. Electronic waste cannot be collected with household refuse/waste.
If a holiday falls on a weekday or Sunday whichs calls for observation the following Monday, and your regularly scheduled pickup is on or after the holiday, your pickup will be delayed by one day.
The following is a list of observed holidays:
New Year’s Day Memorial Day Independence Day Labor Day Thanksgiving Day Christmas Day