Media Release

Garbage and Recycling Collection Delayed One Day for Thanksgiving Holiday

Wednesday, November 15, 2006 12:00 AM

5:00 p.m.

Curbside residential collection service of solid waste and recycling in the Alachua County curbside collection area will not occur on Thanksgiving Day.  These services will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week.  Thursday's services will occur on Friday, November 24th and Friday's services will occur on Saturday, November 25th.  The regular collection schedule will resume on Monday, November 27th.
The five Alachua County Rural Collection Centers and the Leveda Brown Environmental Park and Transfer Station will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.  These facilities will reopen on Friday, November 24th.
If you have any questions, please call Milton Towns of the Alachua County Office of Waste Collection at 352-338-3233.



  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

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).