Date of release: December 21, 2017
Below are the changes to the Engineering-Public Works Department’s schedule for the upcoming holidays.
- Trash Collection: There will be NO residential trash collection on Tuesday, December 26 or Tuesday, January 2. Tuesday’s routes will be done on Wednesday, December 27 and Wednesday, January 3 along with the Wednesday routes.
- Leaf and Brush Collection: There will be no leaf or brush collection on Christmas Day or New Year’s Day.
- Freedom Waste Recycling Drop-Off Facility: The recycling drop-off facility operated by Freedom Waste located at 400 State Street will be closed to the public on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The facility is open 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 general public to drop off recyclables.
- Compost Facility and Christmas Tree Recycling: To dispose of a live Christmas tree, the City of Paducah urges residents to recycle by taking the tree to the Compost Facility located at 1560 North 8th Street during regular business hours. The facility is open Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. It will be closed December 25 and 26 in addition to January 1 and 2. Please remove all lights, garland, and ornaments before taking the tree to the Compost Facility. Residents also can dispose of trees by calling the Engineering-Public Works Department to request the tree to be picked up by city crews.
If you have a question or would like to request a service, contact the Engineering-Public Works Department at 270-444-8511.
City Hall will be closed December 25 and 26 in addition to January 1 and 2.