Sustainability & Recycling Information

The Village of Lisle is committed to pursuing a variety of sustainability efforts and initiatives to make our Village a more green and sustainable community. Providing local government services in a sustainable manner helps to ensure a higher quality of life for future generations and limits our impact on the environment. To learn more about the Village of Lisle's sustainability efforts, select any of the categories in the menu to the left.

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Village Sustainability Efforts

  • Residential Curbside Composting
  • Annual Branch & Leaf Collection Programs
  • Holiday Light Recycling
  • Christmas Tree Recycling
  • Adoption of Metropolitan Mayors Caucus Greenest Region Compact
  • Bicycle & Pedestrian Master Plan
  • Tree City USA for the Arbor Day Foundation
  • Sustainable Events
    • Sustainable Saturday Recycling Event
    • Pumpkin Composting Event
    • Document Shredding Event
    • Quarterly Electronics and Textile Recycling Events
    • Participation in DuPage River Sweep

Greenest Region Compact

In October of 2021, the Lisle Village Board approved a resolution endorsing the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus Greenest Region Compact (GRC). The GRC is was created to leverage the strength of municipal governments to help build vibrant, sustainable communities across the Chicago region. The foundation of the GRC is made up of 49 high-level goals that were developed through consensus and tailored to municipalities.

Categories of the GRC include:

  1. Climate
  2. Economic Development
  3. Energy
  4. Land
  5. Leadership
  6. Mobility
  7. Municipal Operations
  8. Sustainable Communities
  9. Water
  10. Waste & Recycling