2023 Christmas Day Holiday Schedule 

  • The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend compost, garbage and recycling collections on Monday December 25th and Tuesday December 26th, 2023 in recognition of the Christmas Day Holiday.

  • If you have residential service & commercial service with us outside of the downtown district your pick up schedule will be as follows: No collections on Monday or Tuesday.  Monday and Tuesday will be collected on Wednesday. Wednesday and Thursday will be collected on Thursday. Friday will be collected on Friday. Please make sure your trash and recycling roll-carts are out on the curb by 7:00 AM on your pick up day. 

  • If you have commercial or residential service with us and are located within the Downtown District there will be no collections on Monday December 25th, 2023. 

Dec. 25th
Dec 26th
Dec 27th
Dec 28th
Dec 29th
*No Collections*No Collections* Monday & Tuesday Collections*Wednesday & Thursday Collections*Friday Collections

2023 Christmas- Holiday Schedule

Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHARMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, Dec. 25, 2023Closed*No CollectionsNo Collections
 Closed Closed    
Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2023Closed* No CollectionsNo Collections
Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Closed
Wednesday, Dec. 27, 20238:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.* Monday and Tuesday CollectionsNo Collections 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 28, 2023 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Wednesday and Thursday Collections No Collections Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.    

7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 29, 20238:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Friday CollectionsNo Collections
 Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 30, 2023 Closed*No CollectionsNo Collections 8:00 a.m. - 12 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