Garbage & Recycling

LRS Truck

Montgomery's Refuse Hauler Since 2017

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For all questions or issues related to picking or ordering garbage bins, contact LRS directly.

LRS Website
or call 844-NEED-LRS 

Questions? Missed Pickup?

For more information questions and to arrange for services, please call LRS Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. or Saturday 7A. – Noon at 844-633-3577 or email

Submit An Online Request

Trash/Recycling Containers

LRS provides each home with a 95-gallon trash cart and a 65-gallon recycling cart. When putting out your trash, you must use your provided trash cart and recycling cart first. Then any additional items may be placed in the appropriate bags or marked containers alongside your trash or recycling cart. To report a missed pick-up or request a different cart size, please email LRS or call 844-633-3577. Requests for different size containers may incur a fee.

Available Cart Sizes and Measurements
35 gallon |18" wide, 24" deep, 36" high
65 gallon | 24" wide, 28" deep, 42" high
95 gallon | 27" wide, 35" deep, 45" high

LRS Bag Information


Only six holidays are observed by LRS: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. 

When a holiday falls on a Sunday or weekday, LRS will collect for the rest of that week the following day. Trash pickup will not be affected if the holiday falls on a Saturday. View the Holiday Pickup Schedule.

Christmas Trees

Christmas Trees are collected annually at no charge from January 2-31 on your regular collection day. Please remove everything from the tree. Absolutely no decorations can remain for our waste hauler to remove.

2024 Holiday LRS Schedule

LRS | Serving the Village since 2017

Under this contract, LRS will pick up unlimited weekly garbage and recycling. You must use your supplied trash or recycle cart first and then place additional garbage alongside your cart in the appropriate bags or marked containers. Loose piles of waste will not be collected. 

All refuse and items for collection MUST be placed curbside by 6A on your specified collection day. View the Montgomery Collection Day Map to show your area's garbage and recycling pickup day. 

The monthly rate for August 1, 2023, through July 31, 2024, is $19.64 per household. The next rate change is scheduled for August 1, 2024.

A limited number of senior household garbage discount rates are available through LRS. Email the Utility Billing Department or call 630-896-1357 to join the waitlist or learn more about the program. 

LRS is the exclusive provider of residential waste collection for the Village of Montgomery. This applies to all residential addresses in the Village but excludes Boulder Hill and other unincorporated areas. View the Montgomery Collection Day Map to show your area's garbage and recycling pickup day. 

Boulder Hill residents must select their independent refuse hauler. Visit the Oswego Township Website or call 630-554-3214 for more information or a list of preferred providers.


Please refer to their website's LRS Recycling Collection information to review what is recyclable and what is not.

For more local recycling opportunities, check out:
Kane County Recycles
Kendall County Health Green Pages

The Kane County Recycles Green Guide provides valuable information on area recycling opportunities. County-wide recycling centers are open to all Montgomery residents (Kane and Kendall County). Still, some other services are available only for specific cities, so read the details carefully.


Unlimited tied bundles of brush and bags of yard waste can be disposed of each week from April 1 through November 30 on service day. There is no need for stickers.

Residents must tie bundles with just twine (not wire). They should not exceed 2' wide by 2' high and cannot exceed 4' in length. Each bundle must not exceed 35 gallons or 50 pounds when full. In addition, residents can put out an unlimited number of yard waste bags and properly bundled brush piles each week for no additional charge. 


Advance 48-hour notice preferred   
LRS collects one (1) large item weekly. Call to schedule your collection day at 844-633-3577. 

- Appliance or White Item - Washer, dryer, dishwasher, air conditioner, stove, refrigerator, dehumidifier, etc.

- Carpet - 4' (four foot) rolls not to exceed 50 pounds. Eight (8) rolls of carpet are considered one large item. 

- Mattresses and Box Springs – Must be enclosed in a plastic mattress cover or wholly covered in plastic for health and safety reasons. Plastic mattress covers are available at hardware stores and other retail outlets such as Walmart, Target, Ace Hardware, Lowes, Home Depot, and storage facilities. 

*One item allowed per week. Additional large items are $20 each (some exceptions apply). Please reserve with LRS directly by calling 844-633-3577.


LRS offers Montgomery residents home collection services for Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste. These are two different services, and they are offered at various times throughout the year. Quarterly household hazardous or electronic waste events are no longer held at Montgomery Public Works. 

This service takes place on the second (2nd) full week of the first month of each quarter. Requests must be submitted five weekdays before the start of the collection week in January, April, July, and October and placed out on your regular collection day by 6A.

2024 Electronic Waste Home Collection Schedule

Requests are due by 5P.
Pick up on regularly scheduled collection day.
January 5, 2024January 15-19, 2024
April 5, 2024April 15-19, 2024
July 5, 2024July 15-19, 2024
October 4, 2024October 14-18, 2024

Schedule E-Waste Pickup

LRS has a simple online request process through its web portal. The website additionally includes a list of items to select from, clear instructions, and information regarding the collection. The hazardous waste collection team will provide the collection date within a few days of receiving the request, excluding holidays and weekends.

2024 Hazardous Household Waste Schedule

Requests are due by 5P.
February 16, 2024
April 19, 2024MAY
August 16, 2024SEPTEMBER
October 18, 2024NOVEMBER

Submit a HWW Request

Garbage Truck

Missed Pickup?

Email LRS | Call 844-NEED-LRS (844-633-3577) | Submit Request Online

Collection Schedule & Maps

Trash and Recycling Schedule by Street Name (Alphabetical) 

Trash and Recycling Schedule Sub-Area/ Subdivision Maps by Day

Blackberry Crossing
Blackberry Crossing West (Single-Family) 

Lakewood Creek South of the ComEd Right-of-Way
Summerwind Drive and Hillsboro Lane in Montgomery Crossings (PDF)

Fairfield Way

Blackberry Crossing West (Townhouses) 
Lakewood Creek West (North of ComEd Right-of-Way) 
Lakewood Creek Duplexes

Lincoln Avenue Area
Marviray Manor
Parkview Estates 

Arbor Ridge
Harmony Drive and Wellman Avenue
Sherman Avenue

Marquis Pointe 

Seasons Ridge
Old Town East

Downtown/Old Town

Lakewood Creek (Single-Family) 
Montgomery Crossings (East of LWC Drive)
Orchard Prairie North
Saratoga Springs