Media Release

10-14-16 10:15 a.m. Hurricane Matthew Update: Solid Waste Yard Waste Collection Update

Friday, October 14, 2016 10:15 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - According to reports from WCA's yard waste route supervisor, the immediate area neighboring N.W. 51st Street is all that remains for regular yard waste collection following Hurricane Matthew.

Collection of residences with yard waste piles requiring the use of a claw truck will still see delays in service however. They will continue to be collected for the remainder of the week and into next week.

For more information, contact WCA at 352-377-0800.


  • 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).