Chili Art Group Spring Show and Sale

The Chili Art Group will present its annual Spring Show & Sale from April 28th-30th at the Chili Community Center. The show will feature artwork in a variety of media created by members of the Chili Art Group. Painting, Pastel, Drawing, Photography and Mixed Media works will be for sale. This year the show will encompass the lobby, corridor and banquet hall and include a gift shop as well. The event is free and open to the public. Chili Art Group has been an important part of the Chili community since 1961 and encourages local creative residents to join. The group meets the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month from September thru April at the new Chili Community Center. Membership info will be available at the show.

April 28: 10am to 8pm
April 29: 10am to 6pm
April 30: 10am to 4pm

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

MONROE COUNTY, CHILI, GATES, RIGA, WHEATLAND, CHURCHVILLE AND SCOTTSVILLE TO HOST HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION

The Monroe County Department of Environmental Services, the Towns of Chili, Gates, Riga and Wheatland and the Villages of Churchville and Scottsville will hold an appointment-only Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection at the Town of Gates Highway Department located at 475 Trabold Road, on Saturday, April 30, 2022, from 7:45 am to 12:00 pm.

Most HHW (paint, flammables and other chemicals from home-use) is safe when used and stored properly. When they become unwanted and are disposed of improperly, these household wastes can become environmental hazards.

To ensure safety and reduce waiting times, appointments are required at all HHW collections. Appointments for this HHW collection will be accepted until April 29th. Go on-line to http://www.monroecounty.gov/ecopark/ to schedule your appointment. This Household Hazardous Waste collection is open to all Monroe County residents. Waste from businesses will not be accepted.

Up to 30 gallons of the following materials will be accepted per appointment at no charge:

  • Oil-based & Latex Paint (for 1/3 gallon or less of latex paint: discard lid, add and mix kitty litter, let dry, place can in trash)
  • Wood Stain & Preservatives
  • Automotive Fluids (antifreeze; brake, power steering and transmission fluids)
  • Pesticides & Fertilizers
  • Flammable Products (gasoline, kerosene, thinners, strippers, solvents)
  • Household Cleaners (liquid soaps & waxes, drain cleaners, etc.)
  • Driveway Sealer
  • Pool & Photo Chemicals
  • Rechargeable (Ni-Cad) & Button Batteries
  • Mercury (thermometers, thermostats)
  • Syringes/Sharps (safely packaged)

Do Not Bring: used motor oil & vehicle batteries (contact service station or retailer); Pharmaceutical wastes, Propane tanks (permanent HHW facility/ecopark only), cans with dried paint (if it rattles when shaken – remove lid and place in trash); empty containers (trash or recycle); alkaline batteries (trash); glazing/spackle & joint compounds (trash).

If residents are unable to take advantage of this mobile HHW collection, the County offers other collections throughout the year. For more information, or for business waste disposal options, go on-line to http://www.monroecounty.gov/ecopark/

Summer Hours – Town Hall

Beginning June 6, 2022 and continuing through September 2, 2022, the Chili Town Hall will be open on our Summer hours schedule:

Monday through Thursday 8am to 5pm
Friday 8am to 11am

This schedule change is for the Town Hall only, and does not impact the Chili Community Center or Chili Town Court.

Cobblestone School Museum

This year, Historian Pete Widener is hosting multiple open houses at the Cobblestone School Museum, your opportunity to check out the museum, meet the historian, and ask questions. The hours are from 1pm to 3pm, on the following dates:

  • Sunday, May 22nd
  • Sunday, May 29th
  • Sunday, June 12th
  • Sunday, July 3rd
  • Sunday, July 31st
  • Sunday, August 21st
  • Sunday, September 4th
  • Sunday, October 9th

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Monroe County’s Department of Environmental Services and the Towns of Chili, Gates, Riga and Wheatland and the Villages of Churchville and Scottsville have partnered to hold an appointment-only Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection at the Town of Chili Highway Garage, 200 Beaver Road, on Saturday, April 30, 2022 from 7:45am to 12:00pm.

Most HHW (paint, flammables, cleaners and other chemicals from home-use) is safe when used and stored properly. When they become unwanted and are disposed of improperly, these household wastes can become environmental hazards.

To ensure safety and reduce waiting times, appointments are required at all HHW collections. Appointments for this HHW collection will be accepted until Friday, April 29th. To schedule an appointment go on-line to http://www.monroecounty.gov/ecopark. This HHW collection is open to all Monroe County residents. Waste from businesses will not be accepted.

Up to 30 gallons of the following materials will be accepted per appointment at no charge:

  • Oil-based & latex paint (for 1/3 gallon or less of latex paint: discard lid, add kitty litter, let dry, place in trash can)
  • Wood stain & preservatives
  • Automotive fluids (antifreeze; brake, power steering and transmission fluids)
  • Pesticides & fertilizers
  • Flammable products (gasoline, kerosene, thinners, strippers, solvents)
  • Household cleaners (liquid soaps & waxes, drain cleaners, etc.)
  • Driveway sealer
  • Pool & photo chemicals
  • Rechargeable (Ni-Cad) & button batteries
  • Mercury (thermometers, thermostats)
  • Syringes / sharps (safely packaged)

Do Not Bring: used motor oil & vehicle batteries (contact service station or retailer); Pharmaceutical wastes, propane cylinders (ecopark only), cans with dried paint (if it rattles when shaken – remove lid and place in trash); empty containers (trash or recycle); everyday alkaline batteries (trash); glazing / spackle & joint compounds (trash).

If residents are unable tio take advantage of this one day HHW collection, the County offers other collections throughout the year. For more information or for business waste disposal options go on-line at http://www.monroecounty.gov/ecopark.