2024 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 Monday April 22nd, 2024 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 Tuesday. Tuesday will be collected on Wednesday. Wednesday will be collected on Thursday. Thursday and Friday will be collected on Friday. We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Monday, April 29th, 2024. Please make sure your trash and recycling roll-carts are out on the curb by 7:00 AM on your pick up day. 

April 22nd
April 23rd
April 24th
April 25th 
 April 26th 
No Collections*Monday Collections*Tuesday Collections*Wednesday Collections*Thursday and Friday Collections

2024 Earth Day Holiday Schedule

Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHARMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, April 22, 2024 ClosedNo CollectionsNo Collections Closed 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 23, 20248:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Monday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick Up  7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Wednesday, April 24, 20248:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Tuesday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick Up 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 25, 20248:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Wednesday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick Up  Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 April 26, 2024
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Thursday and Friday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick Up 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 27, 2024 ClosedNo CollectionsNo Collections7:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.Closed7:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.

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 Holiday Interruptions | Athens-Clarke County, GA - Official Website (