Collection Changes and CityLink Staffing for Thanksgiving Holiday

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by Camel City Dispatch

By Staff


City offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26th and 27th, for the Thanksgiving holiday. CityLink 311, the city’s citizen service call center, will not be staffed on Thanksgiving Day but non-911 emergency calls will be forwarded to on-call staff with the appropriate department. Requests for routine information or services may be submitted by email, the city website and the CityLink 311 mobile application for processing the next day.

During Thanksgiving week, garbage will be collected on Tuesday and Wednesday as usual. Thursday and Friday collections will be postponed: Thursday routes will be collected on Monday, Nov. 30; and Friday routes will be collected on Tuesday, Dec. 1. To accommodate this schedule, all garbage collections for the week after Thanksgiving will be postponed a day: Tuesday on Wednesday, Wednesday on Thursday, etc. Collections for Friday, Dec. 4, will be on Monday, Dec. 7.

Recycling collections (Red week) for Monday through Wednesday of Thanksgiving week will follow the normal schedule; Thursday & Friday collections will be postponed one day: Thursday on Friday, and Friday on Saturday. Recycling collections (Blue week) will follow the normal schedule the week of Nov. 30.

Monday and Tuesday yard-waste collections for Thanksgiving week will be made on Monday, Nov. 23. Wednesday collections will be made on Tuesday, and Thursday collections will be made on Wednesday. Yard-cart collections will follow the normal schedule the week of Nov. 30.

For more information call CityLink 311.

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