Drive Thru



Drive Thru


County Residents Only

Monday-Friday 9am-4pm, Wednesday 9am-6pm

10700 Prospect Lane, Aurora IN 47001

The following items are accepted
FREE OF CHARGE

  • Mercury Products
    Fluorescent bulbs, thermometers etc
  • Motor oil and oil filters
  • Electronics
    Computers, monitors, phones, small kitchen appliances etc
  • Batteries
    Any size or type
  • Metal
    Various items and scrap etc
  • Cooking Oil
    Any type
  • Hardcover books

Fees apply for businesses. Click here to learn more

The following items are accepted
WITH PAYMENT OF FEES

  • Televisions
    $5 each for screens under 39"
    $10 each for screens larger than 39"
    Wooden consoles and bare CRT's
  • Appliances
    $10 each (Containing or having contained Freon)
  • Tires
    $1 Each passenger tire*
    $5 Each semi truck tire*
    $25 Each tractor tire**
    *on or off rim
    **not accepted on rim

Fees may be paid in cash or with a check made out to Dearborn County Recycling Center.

FREE on-site

Document Shredding

Monday - Friday 9am-4pm, Wednesday 9am-6pm.

All plastics and metals (except standard staples) must be removed before arrival.

Shredding is free for county residents. Fees apply for business customers.
Please see fee information here.

Recycling is easier than ever in Dearborn County.

Also Recycle These Items in the Drive-Thru:

 

Recycling Center will be closed for these holidays:

New Year’s Day - Monday, January 1st
Martin Luther King Day -  Monday, January 15th
Presidents Day - Monday, February 19th
Good Friday - Friday, March 30th
Memorial Day - Monday, May 28th
Independence Day - Wednesday, July 4th
Labor Day - Monday, September 3rd
Columbus Day - Monday, October 8th
Veterans Day - Monday, November 12th
Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 22nd
Day after Thanksgiving - Friday, November 23rd
Christmas Eve - Monday, December 24th
Christmas Day - Tuesday, December 25th
New Year’s Eve - Monday, December 31st
 

Acceptable recyclables must be taken INSIDE the Drive-Thru. Do not leave waste on-site after posted hours.

Placing recyclables and/or other solid waste on the ground is considered illegal dumping, which is a violation of Indiana Code 35-45-3 and Dearborn County Ordinance 10-1991. Our grounds are monitored and violators will be prosecuted.