WOODSTOCK – The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County are again collecting political signs. If you do not plan to re-use your signs following the election, signs can be brought to the Defenders’ warehouse, care of Chicago Logistic Service, 501 Davis Road, Elgin, Ill. There will be a bin at the back of the building, available at any time. You can also bring them to the Defenders Recycling Drive in Woodstock on December 10, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Soil and Water Conservation District building, 2222 S. Dean Street (southeast corner of Route 14 and Dean Street).

Founded in 1970, the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County is a citizen organization dedicated to the preservation and improvement of the environment. The group provides community residents with educational programs and volunteer action on pollution prevention, sustainable land use and energy and natural resource conservation. Donations are encouraged and are tax deductible as charitable contributions. For more information, visit www.mcdef.org or call 815-338-0393.