The City of Crystal Lake operates a brush drop off facility on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month, April through November (weather permitting), during the hours of 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  The brush drop-off facility is located at 410 S. Main Street.

The City provides this service to residents only therefore proof of residence, such as a driver’s license or vehicle sticker, is required. Brush accepted at the site must be under 6 feet in length and 6 inches in diameter. 

The material collected at the drop-off site will be ground into mulch and placed in a pile at Wastewater Treatment Plant No. 2, located at the corner of Dartmoor Drive and Coventry Lane (1100 Coventry Lane). Mulch is available for residents, free of charge, on a first come, first serve basis. You must load mulch yourself.