Media Release

Holiday Waste Collection

Friday, December 18, 2009 2:15 PM
ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Alachua County's Monday through Thursday residential curbside collection services for solid waste, recycling and yard trash will not be disrupted due to the observance of the Christmas and New Years Day holidays.

The five Alachua County Rural Collection Centers and the Leveda Brown Environmental Park and Transfer Station will be closed on December 25th and January 1st.

The Hazardous Waste Center will be closed Thursday, Friday, and Saturday December 24th, 25th, and 26th and on Friday January 1st.

The regular hours for all of these solid waste and recycling facilities will resume on Monday January 4, 2010.

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).