Garbage collection adjusted for Christmas, New Year’s

Online Staff Report

Garbage collection in the City of Rockford will be adjusted as a result of Christmas and New Year’s Day as follows:

Christmas week — Garbage collection Monday, Dec. 22, Tuesday, Dec. 23 and Wednesday, Dec. 24 will be collected as regularly scheduled. There will be no collection on Christmas, and regular Thursday collection will be delayed until Friday, Dec. 26.

New Year’s week — Garbage collection Monday, Dec. 29, Tuesday, Dec. 30 and Wednesday, Dec. 31 will be collected as regularly scheduled. There will be no collection on New Year’s Day. Regular Thursday collection will be delayed until Friday, Jan. 2, 2015.

The Household Hazardous Waste Site at 3333 Kishwaukee will be open as regularly scheduled for the weekend of Dec. 27-28 and also Jan. 3-4 during the holiday period. Hours of operation are Saturdays from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Sundays from noon until 4 p.m.

Posted Dec. 23, 2014

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