Madison County Upcoming Recycle Events
Madison County is hosting a Hazardous Household Waste Collection on September 28, 2019 at the Godfrey Ball Parks-1101 Stamper Lane (see flier). The County is also hosting an E-cycling event on November 19, 2019 at the Chouteau Township in Granite City. (See flier). Both events require preregistration for all participants. All events are open to Madison County Residents.
Recycling collection information
513 E. St. Louis Ave.
Burning Regulations within the Village of Godfrey
Burning is restricted to only private property only: NO BURNING IN STREETS OR GUTTERS
March, April, May, October, November and December residents may burn only landscape waste such as leaves, bush or branches on Wednesday and Saturday only between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. All fires must be supervised at all times. Fires must also be out by 3:00 p.m. and not smoking after 3:00 p.m. For a copy of the Village ordinance you may go to Municode.com or from the Village Clerk’s Office.
No Landscape Waste in Public Sewers
NO LANDSCAPE WASTE IN PUBLIC SEWERS
Specific Prohibited Discharge to Public Sewer (Storm Sewers)
“No person shall discharge or cause to be discharged any of the following described waters or wastes to any public sewer:” ( 5 ) Any outdoor landscape waste including but not limited to limbs, leaves, plants, shrubs, dirt, mulch, garden vegetation or any other organic waste material generated from lawns, gardens, trees, bushes or shrubs.
Curb Recycle Pick Up Accepted Materials Curbside Recycling 101 Website
Recycling works when we recycle BETTER! Contamination has become an overwhelming problem for the recycling companies. To help us all be better recyclers Click Recycling WORKS When We Recycle BETTER (PTD) for a list of what you can Recycle. Please check out Madison County’s Recycling Website by clicking here
CodeRED is now being run by Madison County.
Those without Internet access may call the Madison County EMA office (618-692-0537), Monday through Friday, (8:30 AM – 4:30 PM) to register over the phone.