The site navigation utilizes arrow, enter, escape, and space bar key commands. Left and right arrows move across top level links and expand / close menus in sub levels. Up and Down arrows will open main level menus and toggle through sub tier links. Enter and space open menus and escape closes them as well. Tab will move on to the next part of the site rather than go through menu items.
Our May 30 (Hobart) and June 6 (Whiting) HHW Collections are cancelled. These dates are not able to be rescheduled. Please check back in June for information on future collections.
The Leaf Drop Off Program has been extended through May 10. Please click above for additional information.
Latex paint is not hazardous and will not be accepted, in any form, at our HHW Collections.
Leaf collection has ended. The Leaf Drop-Off Program has been extended until December 13th. Please click headline for more information.
The Merrillville Stormwater Utility implemented a new standard for town-owned stormwater infrastructure projects by incorporating pipe that contains at least 40% recycled high-density polyethylene (HDPE).
The LCSWMD has decided to end its Drop Off Recycling Program. This is NOT our Household Hazardous Waste program. Beginning June 1, remaining sites will be gradually closed with all sites closed by October 1, 2019.