Media Release

Independence Day Waste Collection Schedule

Thursday, June 26, 2014 1:00 PM
Garbage Truck

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – Residential curbside collection services for solid waste, recycling and yard trash will not be affected due to the observance of Independence Day on Friday, July 4, 2014.

The Office of Waste Collection, The Hazardous Waste Collection Center, the five Alachua County Rural Collection Centers and the Leveda Brown Environmental Park and Transfer Station will be closed on Friday, July 4. All services will resume their normal schedule on Saturday, July 5.

For more information, contact Alachua County Waste Collection Manager, Milton Towns 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).