Thursday, June 30, 2016
Contact: The Public Works Department
Environmental Quality Division
GARBAGE, RECYCLABLE, and YARD WASTE MATERIALS
COLLECTION SCHEDULE FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY WEEK
The Public Works Department, Environmental Quality Division, announces that the City’s solid waste collection contractor, Waste Management, will observe the INDEPENDENCE DAY HOLIDAY on Monday, July 4th, 2016.
There will be NO garbage, yard waste, or recyclable materials collection on Monday, July 4th. During that week, July 4th through July 9th, all collection services will be delayed by one day due to the Independence Day Holiday.
Normal Monday materials should be set out for collection on Tuesday, Tuesday materials on Wednesday, and Wednesday materials set out on Thursday. Normal Thursday collections will be on Friday and Friday’s collections will be on Saturday, July 9th, 2016. Please remember to set out materials for collection by no later than 6:00am on your collection day.
Collections will return to the regular Monday through Friday schedule the week of July 11th through July 15th, 2016.
Omaha citizens may direct questions to the Environmental Quality Division Solid Waste information line at (402) 444-5238. An answering service can assist during evenings, weekends and holidays through the same number. Citizens may sign up for e-mail notification of impending solid waste collection holidays or service delays related to weather by going to join.wasteline.org.