The Village of Oak Park | 123 Madison St.  Oak Park, IL 60302 |

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Transition to new waste hauler underway

Oak Park is switching to a new trash and recycling hauler on April 1 when Lakeshore Recycling Systems (LRS) begins serving residential properties with five or fewer units.

If you are satisfied with the current size of your trash and recycling carts, there is no need to take any additional steps to maintain the same service.

Residents who would like to request an additional recycling cart may do so by accessing the cart request portal at

Similarly, residents currently enrolled in the Village’s compost program do not need to re-enroll. Compost collection will continue uninterrupted when the LRS contract begins.

Residents who wish to enroll in the Village’s compost program may do so at anytime at