Garbage & Recycling Holiday Collection Schedule for 2018

Garbage, Yard-Waste Cart, and Curbside Recycling collection schedules will be adjusted on holiday weeks.

Call City Link 311 (or 336-727-8000) for more information.

Look up your normal schedule of collections online

Printable page for your refrigerator:
2018 Sanitation Holiday Collections Schedule [pdf/1p]

Yard Cart/Garbage/Recycling Collection Schedule for 2018

These holidays are exceptions to your normal garbage, yard waste and recycling collections.

  • MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY – January 15
    Garbage: Normal Schedule
    Recycling: RED WEEK: Normal Schedule
    Yard-Waste Carts: All collections postponed one day.
  • PRESIDENTS DAY - February 19
  • Not observed
  • EASTER – March 30 (Good Friday)
    Garbage: Tuesday - Thursday normal schedule; Friday postponed to Monday, April 2
    Recycling: RED WEEK: Normal Schedule
    Yard-Waste Carts: Normal Schedule
  • MEMORIAL DAY – May 28
    Garbage: Normal Schedule
    Recycling: BLUE WEEK: All collections postponed one day
    Yard-Waste Carts: All collections postponed one day
  • INDEPENDENCE DAY – July 4
    Garbage: Tuesday normal schedule; Wed. & Thurs. postponed one day. Friday postponed until Monday, July 9.
    Recycling: RED WEEK: Mon. & Tues. normal schedule; all Wednesday - Friday collections postponed one day.
    Yard-Waste Carts: Monday & Tuesday normal schedule; all Wednesday - Friday collections postponed one day.
  • LABOR DAY – September 3
    Garbage: Normal Schedule
    Recycling: BLUE WEEK: All collections postponed one day
    Yard-Waste Carts: All collections postponed one day
  • COLUMBUS DAY - October 8
    Not observed
  • VETERANS DAY - November 11
    Not observed
  • THANKSGIVING - November 23 - 24
    Garbage: Tues. - Thurs. collections moved up one day: Tuesday on Monday, November 19; Wednesday on Tuesday Nov. 20; Thursday on Wednesday, November 21; Friday collection on Monday, November 26
    Recycling: RED WEEK: Thursday collection on Friday, Friday collection on Saturday
    Yard-Waste Carts: Monday & Tuesday collected Monday; Wednesday on Tuesday; Thursday on Wednesday
  • CHRISTMAS – December 25
    Garbage: All collections postponed one day (Tues. on Wed., Wed. on Thurs., Thurs. on Fri., Fri on Saturday Dec. 29).
    Recycling: BLUE WEEK: Monday normal schedule, all Tuesday - Friday collections postponed one day.
    Yard-Waste Carts: Mon. & Tues. collected Wed.; Wed. & Thurs. postponed one day (Thurs. & Fri.).
  • NEW YEAR'S DAY 2019 – January 1, 2019
    Garbage: All collections postponed one day (Tues. on Wed., Wed. on Thurs., Thurs. on Fri., Fri on Saturday Jan. 5).
    Recycling: RED WEEK: Monday normal schedule; all Tues. - Fri. collections postponed one day.
    Yard Waste Carts: Monday normal schedule; all Tues. - Fri. collections postponed one day.

2018 Collection Schedule [pdf/1p]

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