Whether it's recyclables that we can use again, yard waste that we can turn into mulch, or items we haul to the landfill, we are always looking for ways to keep the Bluegrass beautiful. Our work is not just about getting rid of things, it's about Lexington's quality of life, its health, and the look of our community.
Unlike the previous couple of years, yard waste collections will not be suspended during winter months. Weekly yard waste collections will be made unless bad weather cancels all collections.
The Division of Waste Management is currently running behind on yard waste collections because of increased volume for this time of year.
The Kentucky River Clean Sweep scheduled for this Saturday has been postponed.
Lexington’s Division of Waste Management will host an event on April 4 to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s efforts to improve and ensure the rights of sanitation workers.