Media Release

Independence Day Waste Collection

Tuesday, June 28, 2011 2:30 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Residential curbside collection service for solid waste, recycling and yard trash will be delayed by one day due to the observance of Independence Day on Monday, July 4th. Collection regularly scheduled for Monday will be picked up on Tuesday and so on though the week. The regular schedule will resume on Monday, July 11, 2011.

The Office of Waste Collection, the Hazardous Waste Collection Center, the five Alachua County Rural Collection Centers and the Leveda Brown Environmental Park’s Transfer Station will be closed on Monday, July 4th, and will reopen on Tuesday, July 5th.

For more information, contact Milton Towns, Alachua County Office of Waste Collection at 352-338-3233.



If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).