Media Release

Independence Day Schedules

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 2:30 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – Other than emergency services, all Alachua County government offices will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2016, in observance of the Independence Day Holiday.

Curbside Waste Collection/Collection Centers

Residential curbside collection service for solid waste, recycling, and yard trash will be delayed by one day due to the observance of Independence Day on Monday, July 4.  Collection regularly scheduled for Monday will be picked up on Tuesday and so on through the week. The regular schedule will resume on Monday, July 11.

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 Monday, July 4, and will reopen on Tuesday, July 5.

For more information, contact Alachua County Waste Alternatives Manager Patrick Irby 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).