Media Release

4th of July Waste Collection

Thursday, June 25, 2009 3:40 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Residential curbside collection service for solid waste, recycling and yard trash will not be affected due to the observance of Independence Day on Saturday, July 4th. The Office of Waste Collection will be closed on Friday July, 3rd.  The Hazardous Waste Center will be closed on July 3rd and July 4th. The five Alachua County Rural Collection Centers and the Leveda Brown Environmental Park's Transfer Station will be closed on Saturday, July 4th. All services will resume their normal schedule on Monday July 6th.

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