Media Release

Memorial Day Waste Collection

Friday, May 22, 2009 1:00 AM

May 22, 2009

3 p.m.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Residential curbside collection service for solid waste, recycling and yard trash will not be affected by the Memorial Day holiday. The regular schedule for these services will occur on Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2009. The five Alachua County Rural Collection Centers, the Leveda Brown Environmental Park's Transfer Station will also be open during regular hours on Monday. The Hazardous Waste Center at the environmental park will be closed.

For more information, contact Milton Towns, Alachua County Office of Waste Management 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).