City of Paducah Trash, Recycling, and Compost Schedule for 2017 Thanksgiving Holidays

Date of release:  November 20, 2017

Below are the changes to the Engineering-Public Works Department’s trash collection schedule for Thanksgiving 2017 and the day after Thanksgiving (Thursday and Friday, November 23 and 24).  As a reminder, please place your trash container at its designated collection point no later than 4 a.m. on the scheduled day of pickup. 

There will be NO residential trash collection on Thanksgiving or the day after.  Thanksgiving’s routes will be done on Wednesday, November 22 along with the normal Wednesday routes.  Friday's routes will be done on Monday, November 27.  There will be no leaf or brush collection on Monday, November 27. 

The recycling drop-off facility located at Freedom Waste (400 State Street) will be closed Thanksgiving Day.  The normal schedule for the facility is Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. until noon.  There is no charge for the public to drop off recyclables.  

The City of Paducah Compost Facility located at 1560 North 8th Street will be closed Thanksgiving and the day after Thanksgiving.  It will reopen Saturday, November 25.  The regular operating schedule for the Compost Facility is Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. 

If you have a question about the Compost Facility, recycling, or trash collection, contact the Engineering-Public Works Department at 270-444-8567.

City Hall:  City Hall located at 300 South 5th Street will be closed November 23 and 24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.