Garbage & Recycling

Flood Brothers Refuse, Recycling & Yard Waste Collection

Flood Brothers Disposal and Recycling Company provides refuse, recycling, and yard waste service to residential properties with three units or less. Under the contract one 95-gallon refuse toter and one 65-gallon recycling toter are provided to each residence. If multiple containers are needed, additional toters can be rented for an additional fee. Contact Flood Brothers to set up your account for services.

Yard Waste Collection

Yard Waste Collection service is provided from April 1 to November 30, and requires a yard waste sticker on each container, bag, or bundle. Yard waste stickers are available at the Municipal Center.  Yard waste stickers are $2.40 each.

Free Yard Waste Pickups

Free yard waste collections (no stickers needed) are offered with the first pickup in April and the first pickup in October. 

Bulk Pick Up​

Residents are allowed to dispose up to seven (7) bulk items per calendar year at no cost. Contact Flood Brothers to notify of bulk item(s). Christmas tree pickup is offered the first three collections in January, after that the tree will be picked up but will be counted as a bulk item. Collections are on a three-day schedule so check for your neighborhood pickup date.


Eligible Senior Citizens can receive 35% off their refuse and recycling rate. Contact Flood Brothers for eligibility.


Household head of family with a handicap may receive back door collection at no additional charge. Contact Flood Brothers service representative for information.


If you are moving, contact Flood Brothers' customer service department at 630-261-0400 to establish or terminate your service.

Billing Payment Cycle

Flood Brothers Disposal and Recycling Company bills its services three times a year, January, May and September. Each bill represents a four-month period. If you have any questions about their services, you may direct all service and billing inquiries to Flood Brothers at 630-261-0578. Effective 1/1/2020, all waste pick up in Pingree Grove is held on Fridays.

Kane County Recycling & Resource Conservation

Beginning in 2012, electronic equipment was banned from disposal in landfills in Illinois. Unwanted electronics must now be taken to a registered recycler for proper disposal.  Contact Kane County Recycles using the link above for the most up-to-date list of electronics recycling drop-offs and collection events in Kane County.