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City announces Presidents' Day collection schedule

Posted at 8:55 AM, Feb 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-11 08:55:26-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington’s Division of Waste Management will adjust its collection schedule for the upcoming Presidents’ Day holiday.

No collections will be made on Monday, Feb. 17. Residents and businesses who normally receive curbside pick-up on Mondays will be serviced on Wednesday, Feb. 19, instead. Residents should put their carts out after 4 p.m. on Tuesday to ensure Wednesday collection. Curbside collection is only being changed for carts normally serviced on Mondays.

Businesses with dumpsters (landfill-bound and recycling) normally serviced by the city on Mondays will have their units picked up on Tuesday, Feb. 18. Businesses with dumpsters normally serviced on Tuesdays will have their units picked up on Wednesday, Feb. 19. Thursday and Friday pick-ups will be made as usual.

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government offices, as well as the Lexington Recycling Center, Electronic Recycling Center and the Haley Pike Composting Facility will be closed on the holiday. The Recycling Center, the Electronics Recycling Center and the Haley Pike Waste Management Facility will also be closed on Saturday, Feb. 15.

For more information, contact LexCall at 311 or (859) 425-2255.