A press release from Algonquin Township Road Commissioner Andrew Gasser:
Paint Re-Cycling Returns to Algonquin Township
(Crystal Lake, IL) The Algonquin Township Highway Department will be holding a specialized paint recycling drive for the entire McHenry County on Saturday, October 14th from 8 AM til 12 Noon at the Algonquin Township Building, 3702 US Highway 14 between Crystal Lake and Cary.
The highway department is partnering with EPaint Recycling to provide this service.
This event will be a paint event only and no other specialized items will be recycled.
Latex and oil based paints will be accepted.
The cost is $3 per gallon of latex paint and $10 for a five gallon bucket of latex paint. They will also accept oil based paint for $9 a gallon.
McHenry County is a beautiful place to live.
We want to protect the environment that we have been blessed with.
We are welcoming all residents of McHenry County to bring their paint to be recycled.
This event will use the specialized recycling traffic pattern.
Entrance to the property will be through the side entrance to the township (The Hollows Entrance @ 18410 US Hwy 14) and when exiting the property you will only be permitted to make a right hand turn onto Northwest Highway.
The highway department will have signage instructing recyclers on the traffic pattern.