JULY 4TH HOLIDAY COLLECTIONS, CLOSINGS
The Division of Waste Management will adjust its collection schedule for the upcoming July 4th holiday on Friday, July 3rd. Residents who normally receive Friday pick-up from the division will receive their collection service on Wednesday, July 1st – three days before the weekend holiday. No collection will be made on Friday, July 3rd, the day before the July 4th holiday. Residents who normally receive residential pick-up on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays will be serviced as usual.
Residents who normally receive Friday pick-up should set their Herbies, Rosies and Lennies out after 4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 30th to ensure collection the next day.
Businesses that have city waste management services for their dumpsters (landfill-bound and recycling) normally receiving pick-up on Thursdays will have their units serviced on Wednesday, July 1st. Businesses normally having pick-ups on Fridays will have their units serviced on Thursday, July 2nd. Monday and Tuesday pick-ups will be made as usual.
“Summer is in full swing in Lexington, and the Division of Waste Management will continue to keep residents informed regarding changes in the pick-up schedule due to holidays,” said Tracey Thurman, Division Director. “This adjusted holiday schedule has been developed to best help you plan in advance for the changes in pick up dates due to the Fourth of July holiday.”
Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government offices, as well as the Lexington Recycling Center, the city’s Electronic Recycling Center and the Haley Pike Waste Management Facility, will be closed on Friday, July 3rd and Saturday, July 4th.
For more information, contact LexCall at 311 or (859) 425-2255.