All April recycling events cancelled


OGLE COUNTY — The Ogle County Solid Waste Management Department, in following the state-wide guidelines for COVID-19 restrictions, has cancelled all recycling events scheduled for April.

Both the April 18 collection event for latex paint and paper shredding and the April 24 residential electronics event are cancelled. The OCSWMD plans on holding the scheduled May residential electronic recycling events, scheduled for Saturday, May 16 and Friday, May 29, if the state-wide restrictions are lifted.  

The county annex building, at 909 Pines Road in Oregon, is currently closed to the public and no entry is permitted. No dumping of electronics or other items is permitted.

For more information regarding county recycling events and cancellations, residents are asked to call the OCSWMD office at 815-732-4020 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. or check the county website at, or Facebook at Ogle County Solid Waste Management Dept.