COVID-19 Closure of the City Buildings

Based on the advice of the Adams County Health Department, all City Buildings will be closing to the public at the end of business today (03/17/2020) until further notice.

Please click here to view the notice from Mayor Kyle Moore.

Yard Waste Collection

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Hours of Operation at Evans Recycling, 711 West Radio Road are currently:
 Monday through Friday    
 8 AM - 5 PM
 Saturdays  8 AM - Noon
 Sundays  Closed
 After March 16, 2020 until December 1st, 2020 Daily
 7 AM - 7 PM


The disposal site shall be closed New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Property owners in the City of Quincy are allowed to take their yard waste to the site during the above listed dates and hours. 

For questions or additional information please call Evans Recycling at 217-228-1432.

Curbside yard waste will still be picked up during holidays.


Yard waste collection resumes the week of March 16.

Marked containers must be marked with a 2 inch wide stripe in a contrasting color 12 inches from the top of the container.

In order for yard waste (leaves and grass) to be collected, it must be bagged, bundled or in cans (loose) and placed at the curb.  Yard waste can be stored in marked reusable containers or in biodegradable paper bags which are sold in local stores.  Containers should be marked with a 2 inch stripe in a contrasting color approximately 12 inches from the top of the container.  Plastic bags are not accepted. Total weight of bags must not exceed 40 lbs. 55 gal. drums cannot be used.

Branches are not to exceed 1” in diameter and 4’ in length. The City of Quincy and Evans Recycling would like to remind citizens that trash, garbage, or recycle items should not be placed in yard waste bags.


Wood chips are available at the yard waste collection site! Chips can be loaded by Evans Recycling for $5 per scoop (one scoop will fill a short-bed pickup truck). There will be no charge to those individuals wishing to load chips themselves. No residency requirement applies. 


Go south on Gardner Expressway, make a right turn into Radio Road, make a right turn into Evans Recycling.