2015 Residential Leaf Collection Program

The leaf collection program has concluded for the season.  Residents who may have additional leaves can place them in yard waste bags without stickers, and the bags will be picked up by Advanced Disposal on regularly scheduled refuse collection dates during the month of December.  Refer to the City’s website for details about alternate measures that can be used to dispose of your leaves.  Please contact the Street Division at 630-454-2400 with any questions.

2015-16 Advanced Disposal Collection Schedule for Winter Holidays

Christmas Day – Fri., Dec. 25:  No collection
South:  Wed., Dec. 23 (no change)
North:  Thurs., Dec. 24 (no change)
Far West:  Sat., Dec. 26
New Years Day – Fri., Jan.1:  No collection
South:  Wed., Dec. 30 (no change)
North:  Thurs., Dec. 31 (no change)
Far West:  Sat., Jan. 2

2016 Christmas Tree Pickup

As part of the City of Batavia’s refuse contract, Advanced Disposal will be picking up live Christmas trees on residents’ regular collection dates.  Residents do not have to use a sticker for Christmas tree removal on these dates only.  After these dates, residents should attach a refuse sticker to the tree and place it at the curb on their regular collection date.  All materials such as plastic bags, ornaments, lights, nails, etc. should be removed from the trees.  Live wreaths and garland should be placed in your regular refuse.  Please adhere to the following schedule:
South Side (Wilson to the south between Kirk/Randall):
Wednesday, January 6
Wednesday, January 13
North Side (north of Wilson to Fabyan between Kirk/Randall): 
Thursday, January 7
Thursday, January 14
Far West Side (Randall west to City limits):
Friday, January 8
Friday, January 15 

Batavia Electronics Recycling Site Now Permanently Closed

The City of Batavia electronics recycling site has permanently closed, and items are no longer being accepted. Kane County offers monthly electronics recycling events for its residents at 540 S. Randall Rd. in St. Charles (Circuit Court Clerk’s Office) on the second Saturday of the month from 8 a.m. to 12 noon, but these events are not held during the winter months of January, February, or March. The City of St. Charles currently offers an electronics recycling drop off location at their Public Works facility, which is located at 1405 S. 7th Ave. in St. Charles. It is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Residents can visit the Kane County Recycling website for other available options. If you have any questions, please contact the Kane County Recycling Coordinator at 630-208-3841.

Batavia Chamber

Please click on the link below for the Batavia Chamber of Commerce “Weekly Digest” highlighting the week’s events and any chamber news.

Batavia MainStreet & Batavia Bike Commission
Batavia Bike Commission & Main Street have started a project to encourage businesses to be bicycle friendly. To see more information click here.

Kane County Projects
Click here to visit the Kane County Department of Transportation website to see all of the projects they are completing in the Batavia area this year.

Local Links
Click here to visit the City's website for useful links in and around our community.

BATV has a new and interactive website! Check it out at Watch original programs created for our community on demand. The links below will take you to some of the new and exciting shows offered.
City Council Meetings - Did you know that BATV tapes all of the City Council meetings? Watch for information discussed and approved through Batavia's City Council.
It's News to Me - Highlights of current news surrounding our community.
Viewpoint - In-depth panel discussions to educate residents on hot topics surrounding our community.
Out on the Town - Take a ride with Jeff and Joi as they experience local restaurants and entertainment venues. 

City Newsletter
The City has joined other Batavia government organizations in the publishing of a bi-monthly magazine called Neighbors of Batavia. You may find articles and other information at that publications’ website,

Keep in Touch!
Don't forget to keep in touch with things going on at the City at and our Facebook page. 

Batavia MainStreet
Join MainStreet as we work together as a community to plan for, preserve and promote downtown Batavia.  Click here to learn more about Batavia MainStreet, upcoming events and latest news. 

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