Welcome to willcountygreen.com
WillCountyGreen.com was launched on Nov. 15, 2010, as part of the educational efforts of the Will County Energy Efficiency Strategy with funding from the U.S. Department of Energy, through the Will County Land Use Department. The website's mission is to offer information to residents of all ages, businesses, schools and community groups. This information provides techniques to reduce energy consumption and provides examples of numerous ways anyone can do more to green their life.
Use the Green Guide tab to find a map and database filled with recycling options and pages of information on our most frequently asked questions. Take a moment to enjoy one of the educational games, designed for all ages or visit a recycling facility virtually under the Education tab. To find out the many ways the County is saving energy, click the Initatives tab. There is something for everyone from opportunities for community involvement to classroom presentations. Enjoy your visit, come back again and tell your friends!
Federal, State and Utility Grants and Incentives for renewable, alternative and efficiency energy projects available in Illinois. For more information, please click this link.
Play a Game for Fun & Education
Our Game Page offers something for the young and the young at heart... Keep Reading
America Recycles Day Contest
November 15 is America Recycles Day. Will County offers a photo contest for residents to show off their green side. The County also offers Non-profits a contest to share their "green" credetials. Click here for more details!
Townships, Municipalities and Park Districts apply for the 2016 Round of Will County Recycling Drop-Off Grants. Receive up to $500, for Traditional Recycling site, including collection containers and service. Contact the Recycling Specialist regarding Electronic Recycling Opportunities.
Schools apply for 2016-2017 Will County Vermicomposting Grant. Receive bin, worms, book and instructions.