No Refuse, Large Collection or Recycling Collection on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 for Thanksgiving Holiday

November 27, 2013

Collection Schedule for Thanksgiving Holiday

If your material is normally collected on Thursday, it will be collected on Wednesday November 27, 2013. If your material is normally collected on Friday, it will be collected on Monday December 2, 2013.

The Streets Division's offices and self help drop off sites will be closed on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29, 2013.

Refuse, Large Item & Recycling:
The Streets Division does not provide refuse, large item, or recycling collection on City holidays.

Those holidays are:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day (July Fourth)
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • The Friday after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day

The self- help drop off sites will also be closed on holidays.

It is the policy of the Streets Division to provide refuse and recycling collection in those areas affected by the holiday on the next working day after the holiday.

For example, all residents of Monday's trash collection districts will have their refuse and recycling collected the Tuesday after a Monday holiday (as listed above).

Exception: The two-day Thanksgiving Holiday.

  • Residents in the Thursday refuse district will have their material collected the Wednesday before Thanksgiving.
  • Residents in the Friday District will have their material collected on the following Monday.

For 2013 the residents of Thursday's District will have their material collected on Wednesday, November 27, 2013. Residents in Friday's District will have their material collected on Monday, December 2, 2013.

Large Item Collection:
Large item collection is greatly curtailed during weeks with holidays. We ask that you hold your large items until the following collection if at all possible.

Contact:
  • Chris Kelley, Streets Superintendent, (608) 266-4681