Senior New Year's Eve Party
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Noon - 2 PM
at Wauconda Park District's Cook Park
Hosted by Wauconda Park District,
Wauconda Area Library, Wauconda Care, and Wauconda Township. Lunch
served by local dignitaries with entertainment provided. Register by
December 22nd at Wauconda Park District 600 N. Main Street, Wauconda
or Wauconda Township Building 505 W. Bonner Road, Wauconda.
For more information call Wauconda Park District at 847-526-3610 or
Wauconda Township at 847-526-2631.
2014 Annual Turkey Trot
Has raised over $14,000!
Proceeds benefit the Wauconda/Island
Lake Food Pantry
Thank you for all those who volunteered and to the
Star Runners Charity for your generosity.
The Wauconda Police Department now has an incinerator
to dispose of medications.
to Chief Yost and staff for advancing Wauconda’s efforts to provide
the community with effective ways to dispose of prescription drugs
so that they are not abused. Additionally, Waste Management has
provided a sharps disposal kiosk. It is located in the lobby of the
Police Department. Residents can take disposable sharps (syringes &
needles) containers home and deposit them in the kiosk in the Police
department lobby when the container is full.
has partnered with the Solid Waste Agency of Lake County to provide
more recycling opportunities. The Wauconda Textile Recycling Bin was
delivered on Friday, April 18th. The bin is located at Public Works
adjacent to the electronics recycling bin.
It is estimated that nearly 85% of all clothing and textiles end up
in landfills in the U.S. today. Textile and clothing waste is a
significant problem in our country. It is estimated that anywhere
from 5-10% of all waste that is sent to municipal landfills is
comprised of textiles. Let's do our part to recycle these clothing
items and save our landfill space.
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