City electronics recycling events set for 2024


ROCHELLE — The City of Rochelle recently announced its 2024 electronics and bulk trash drop-off events. An electronics & trash event will take place April 6. An electronics-only event will take place July 27. An electronics & trash event will take place on Nov. 2.

The events will take place at the city’s street department, located at 251 E. 1st Ave. The events are limited to City of Rochelle residents only and proof of address is required.

A maximum of seven items per household will be accepted. No business items, please. A list of accepted items is as follows: Cable Receivers, Cell Phones, Computer Cables, Computers (desktop, laptop, tablet), Digital converter boxes, DVD players & remotes, DVR consoles & remotes, Electronic keyboards & recorders, Electronic mice, Fax Machines, Answering Machines, FAX Machines, CD Players, CD ROM Drives, Copy Machines, Digital Clocks, Floppy disk, tape and hard drives, Microwaves, Pagers, Radios, Shredder (no paper tub), Telephones, Network Wires & Extension Cords, PDA Device, MP3/CD Players, Printers, Satellite Receivers, Scanners, Small-scale servers, Televisions (all types) & remotes, Video game consoles & controllers, VCR Players, CDs, DVDs, Floppy Disks (no sleeves or cases), Zip drives, Adding machines/Calculators, Cameras & Camcorders, Electric Typewriters, Joysticks, Modems, routers, network switches, Projectors, Rechargeable Batteries, Stereo Equipment (no wood speakers) and UPS Battery Backups.

Not accepted: Single Use Batteries, Fryers, Mixers, Blenders, Smoke Detectors, Fluorescent tube bulbs, Vacuums, Air conditioners, Appliances, Ovens/toasters, Coffee Makers, Fans, Light Fixtures, Power tools, Electric razors & toothbrushes and Packing materials.