City of Springfield, Illinois

James O. Langfelder - Mayor

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Large Item Pickup



    Oversized Items

Springfield residents can call Habitat for Humanity at 217.523.2710 to schedule a free large item home pickup or schedule a pickup online by clicking here. Whether registering for the program online or over the phone, residents will be asked what item/s they have and, in return, will be given a collection date. All participants of the program are asked to place items curbside and to not place items curbside until 24hrs. before their scheduled pickup.

Pickup can be divided into two pickups  Pickup can be divided into two pickups of three (3) items per scheduled pickup or one scheduled pickup of six (6) items in a 12-month period.  Proof of residency is required for pickup service.  Springfield residents paying the Waste and Recycling fee on their utility bill are entitled to use the program.  Eligible Items for pickup include:

Couches Chairs
Tables Appliances
Water heaters Window unit-AC
Mattresses Box Springs
Doors Shelving Units
Filing cabinets 5X10 rolls of carpet
Dressers Desks
Bed frames Grills
Lawnmowers Toilets
Cabinets TV & stereo consoles Basketball hoops
Trampolines that have been broken down Pool liners, poles, ladders, etc. that have been broken down

Other options for getting rid of oversized items:

  • Sangamon Valley Landfill, 2565 Sandhill Rd., 528-9256. Accepts large amounts of solid waste, including remodeling and demolition debris as well as large items. Call for specific items, cost details and hours.
  • F & W Resources, 3327 Terminal Ave., 525-1206. Metal salvager. Call for specific items, cost details and hours.
  • Waste Management of Illinois' transfer station, 3000 E. Ash St. - Accepts large amounts of solid waste, including remodeling and demolition debris as well as large items. Also accepts large appliances without Freon and/or cooling units. Call for specific items, cost details and hours.
  • Mervis Iron, 1100 S. Ninth St. - Accepts and recycles large metal appliances without cooling units free of cost. A fee is charged for each unit that needs Freon removed. Call for specific items, cost details and hours.
  • If you have questions regarding items not listed please refer to the Room-to-Room Guide and/or call the Office of Public Works 217.789.2255