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Welcome to Twin Lakes, Wisconsin!

The Village of Twin Lakes, Wisconsin is located at the Illinois border east of US Highway 12 in western Kenosha County. Incorporated in 1937, Twin Lakes has enjoyed a long history as the prime home site for Native Americans as well as Settlers who arrived later. With nearly 1000 acres of water, the twin lakes of Mary and Elizabeth have drawn vacationers to numerous resorts as well as ice harvesters in the days of "ice box" refrigeration.

Today, while the ice harvesting has ended, many homes in Twin Lakes are used for recreation and the lakes remain a popular destination. Twin Lakes is home to about 6,041 permanent residents with about a third more spending only part of the year here.

Yard Waste Center Hours

The Yard Waste Center opens for the season on Saturday, April 6. The 2019 hours of operation are:

WEDNESDAYS 10am-2pm

SATURDAYS 8am-3pm

SUNDAYS 10am-2pm

The Yard Waste Recycling Center is operated by John Hamholm and Elias Bender. The center is open to Twin Lakes property owners ONLY and requires a residency sticker, which can be obtained free of charge at Village Hall.

E-Waste is also collected at the Yard Waste Center during operating hours.

ONLY YARD WASTE CAN BE DROPPED OFF AT THE CENTER. NO OTHER MATERIAL CAN BE DUMPED. PLEASE DO YOUR PART TO KEEP THIS CENTER CLEAN OF UNLAWFUL DEBRIS IN ORDER TO CONTINUE KEEPING THE YARD WASTE SITE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.