As you put the Thanksgiving leftovers away and move on to holiday decorating, remember you can recycle holiday lights in the Iowa City area. 

Recycle your burnt out light strings at the following locations now through Jan. 21, 2019:

  • Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center, 3900 Hebl Ave. 
  • ReStore donation area, 2401 Scott Blvd. SE 
  • Iowa City Hy-Vee stores: 1720 Waterfront Dr., 812 S. 1st Ave., 1125 North Dodge St.
  • Coralville Hy-Vee, 1914 8th St. 
  • Stuff Etc., 2818 Commerce Dr. 
  • Coralville City Hall, 1512 7th St. 
  • Coralville Recreation Center, 1506 8th St. 

For more reminders, view 'Holiday Recycling Guidelines' at or call 319-887-6110. Sign up for curbside recycling updates at

Holiday light recycle graphic

Date of publication

Wednesday, November 21, 2018