Everyday Recyclables

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Effective Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020: The Recycling Center is open during normal hours (Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:30pm). The Big Blue Bins are back out at the Farmer's Market (1824 Patrick Drive) and Walton Fire Protection District (12600 Towne Center Drive) at this time. We will expand to other locations in the near future. The Spring Cleanup has been cancelled. If you have any questions, please contact Megan Clere at mclere@boonecountyky.org or 859-334-3151.

 


 


What can be recycled?

      • Aluminum & Metal Cansfood and beverage containers only, including metal caps or lids.
      • Cardboard & Paperboard: remove wax liners and all other debris and flatten. Please include dry, clean cardboard and paperboard only. Paperboard includes brown, thicker paper like cereal boxes, tissue boxes, and toilet/paper towel rolls.
      • Glass: food and beverage containers ONLY. Remove lid and rinse before recycling.
      • Mixed Paper: white paper, folders, junk mail, office paper, magazines, phone books, envelopes, newspaper, etc. Clean and dry only. Please remove any plastic wrap on phonebooks and magazines!
      • Plastic Bottles: All plastics with a spout, such as laundry detergent bottles, water bottles, coke bottles, shampoo bottles. Anything with a smaller opening than the bottom. No need to remove the labels or caps. No butter tubs, yogurt containers, food containers, etc.

 


Drop-Off Recycling Program

Boone County Solid Waste offers several locations where you can drop off your everyday recyclables! This process is easy and FREE. Please keep the surrounding grounds at these locations litter-free. If the bin is full, please take a second to call the number on the bin (859-334-3151) to let us know!

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Drop–off Sites:

 
BURLINGTON

      • Belleview/McVille Fire Department – 6900 McVille Road
      • Corner of Maplewood & Idlewild Road (next to Fairgrounds)
      • Extension Enrichment Center Parking (next to Burger King) – 1824 Patrick Drive
      • PAPER ONLY: Immaculate Heart of Mary – 5876 Veterans Way
      • Boone County Schools Bus Garage – 5505 North Bend Road
      • Skilcraft – 5184 Limaburg Road
      • Bullittsville Christian Church – 3094 Petersburg Road
      • Arronco Comfort Air – 5578 Limaburg Road

ERLANGER

      • St. Henry High School – 3755 Scheben Drive
      • Point Pleasant Fire Protection District – 3444 Turfway Road
      • PAPER ONLY: Mary Queen of Heaven Church – 1150 Donaldson Highway

FLORENCE

      • Boone County High School – 7056 Burlington Pike
      • Oakbrook Park – 6605 Oakbrook Drive
      • Immanuel United Methodist Church – 1440 Boone Aire Road
      • Boone Links Golf Course – 19 Clubhouse Drive
      • Ace Hardware – 8515 US 42

HEBRON

      • Ace Hardware – 3545 North Bend Road
      • Conner High School – 3310 Cougar Path
      • North Pointe Elementary School – 875 North Bend Road

PETERSBURG

      • Petersburg Community Center – 6517 Market Street

UNION

      • Union Park (FKA Union Pool) – 10165 Old Union Road

WALTON

      • Walton Fire Protection District – 12600 Towne Center Drive

VERONA

      • Verona Fire Department – 14924 Walton-Verona Road