Rep. Bos, Sen. McConchie Hosting Free Shred & Recycle Event on July 9th

Illinois Senate Republican Leader Dan McConchie (R-Hawthorn Woods, 26th Senate District) and State Representative Chris Bos (R-Lake Zurich, 51st House District) invite residents to join them at a free recycling event they are hosting in Lake Zurich on Saturday, July 9. The event will take place from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church and feature document shredding, as well as recycling for select electronics and other items like eyeglasses and bikes.

Participating organizations in the recycling event include Paper Tiger, Working Bikes, Habitat for Humanity, Lake Zurich Lions Club and American Legion Post 964.

Recycling details: The event is for residential recycling only (no businesses) and does include some limitations. Document shredding is limited to twogrocery size bags per vehicle. Accepted electronics include gaming devices, tablets, mobile phones and more. However, electronics that will NOT be accepted include CRTs, TVs, monitors, hard drives, microwaves, vacuums, fans and stereo speakers. Other accepted items include select unused building materials, gently used home décor and furniture, as well as items such as flags, holiday light strands and more. Visit for a complete list of recyclable items being collected. Items not listed for collection will not be accepted.

Saturday, July 9 from 8:30-11:30 a.m.

St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church

135 S. Buesching Road, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Drive-thru entry instructions: Please enter on S. Buesching Road and follow traffic instructions. Stay in your car and staff will take your items. Exit onto Main St. (Rt. 22).

For more information, call 224-662-1176.