• Nov 21, 2023, 12:48 PM

Request for Proposal: Residential Waste Collection Services

Notice is hereby given that the Village of Gurnee will accept sealed proposals for providing all labor, equipment, vehicles, materials and related services necessary for the collection of residential waste, recyclable materials and landscape waste / food scraps at all residential dwellings not exceeding eight units (apartments are not included) as well as the collection of refuse and recyclable materials from designated Village collection sites. The proposed initial term of the Franchise Agreement will begin on June 1, 2024 and end on May 31, 2029.

Copies of the RFP will be available electronically at no later than 8:30 a.m., November 21, 2023. Information regarding proposals is posted on the homepage of the website.

Questions regarding the RFP may be submitted to Austin Pollack prior to the Pre-Proposal meeting by 4:00 p.m., December 1, 2023, via email to

An optional Pre-Proposal meeting will be held at 9:00 a.m., December 5, 2023. The meeting will be held in person at the Gurnee Village Hall at 325 N. O’Plaine Rd. in Gurnee, Illinois 60031.

Questions regarding the RFP must be submitted to Austin Pollack by 4:00 p.m., December 15, 2023, via email to

Proposals are to be sealed and marked “Residential Waste Collection Services RFP” and received by 12:00 pm, December 22, 2023 to:

Attn: Residential Franchise RFP
Gurnee Village Hall
325 N. O’Plaine Rd. 
Gurnee, IL, 60031

The Village Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all Proposals or any part thereof; waive any minor defects, irregularities or informalities; and to decide not to award any contract; or award a contract deemed to be in the best interests of the Village of Gurnee.  

Gurnee RFP for Residential Waste Collection Services (11/21/23)
Current Residential Solid Waste Franchise Agreement (Draft) (11/21/23)
Pre-Proposal Meeting Emailed Questions and Attachment (12/5/23)
Addendum No. 1 (12/15/23)