2023 EARTH DAY Holiday Schedule 

  • If you have commercial or residential service with us and are located within the Downtown District  your pick up will be on regular schedule. 
  • The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend compost, garbage, recycling, and leaf & limb collections on Friday April 21st, 2023 in recognition of Earth Day Holiday. 

  • If you have residential service & commercial service with us outside of the downtown district your pick up schedule will be as follows: Monday will be collected on Monday. Tuesday will be collected on Tuesday. Wednesday will be collected on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday will be collected on Thursday.  We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Monday, April 24th, 2023. Please make sure your trash and recycling roll-carts are out on the curb by 7:00 AM on your pick up day. 

January 16th
January 17th
January 18th
January 19th 
 January 20th 
*Monday Collections* Tuesday Collections*Wednesday Collections*Thursday & Friday Collections*No Collections

2023 Earth Day Holiday Schedule

Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHARMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, April. 17, 2023 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Monday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick Up Closed 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Tuesday, April. 18, 20238:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.* Tuesday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick Up  10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Wednesday, April 19, 20238:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Wednesday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick Up 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 20, 20238:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Thursday & Friday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick Up  Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 April 21, 2023
ClosedNo CollectionsNo Collections Closed 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 22, 2023 ClosedNo CollectionsNo Collections8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.ClosedClosed

Annually, the Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department may alter collection service for the following holidays:

New Year’s Day, MLK Jr. Day, Earth Day,  Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Independence Day, Labor Day, Indigenous People's Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, & Christmas.

For holiday collection schedules visit