Media Release

Solid Waste Schedule for the week of the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

Monday, January 9, 2006 12:00 AM

In observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 16, residential curbside collection service for solid waste, recycling and yard trash will be delayed one day for the entire week of the holiday. The regular schedule for these services will resume the following week beginning Monday, January 23.

The five Alachua County Rural Collection Centers and the Leveda Brown Environmental Park and Transfer Station will also be closed on Monday, January 16th.

If you have questions or need additional information, please call Milton Towns at the Alachua County Office of Collection at (352) 338-3233 or


  • 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).