Thanksgiving Refuse/Recycling Collection Schedule

During the week of November 24 (Thanksgiving holiday), Monday and Tuesday refuse collections are unchanged. There will be an attempt to complete Thursday and Friday collections on Wednesday.  Monday, Tuesday and Friday recycling collections are unchanged. Thursday recycling collection will occur on Wednesday.  

For more information please visit or call the Skokie Public Works Department at 847/933-8427.


Leaf Collection

Leaf collection continues through early December, weather permitting. Residents may rake leaves into the street next to the curb in front of their home. Bagging leaves is not necessary, and residents are reminded that leaves can be used as winter mulch around perennial plants.

Skokie Through The Lens
Community Photo Exhibit

The Skokie Fine Arts Commission, along with the Skokie Photographic Society, is proud to present the first annual Skokie Through The Lens photo exhibit. The purpose of the exhibit is to capture moments in Skokie from fall 2013 through summer 2014 that make the community a great place to live, work and play.  The photo exhibit will be on display at the following locations:

  • North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, 9501 Skokie Boulevard - November 17 through 28
  • Weber Leisure Center, 9300 Weber Park Place - December 1 through 12


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