Holiday Interruptions

For ACC Solid Waste Customers Only: 

2020 Martin Luther King Day Holiday Schedule

  • The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling and leaf & limb collections on Monday, January 20, 2020 in recognition of Martin Luther King Day holiday.

  • If you have residential service & commercial service with us outside of downtown and your pickup day falls on the week of January 20, 2020, your collection will be delayed by one day. For example, Monday will be serviced on Tuesday. And Friday will be serviced on Saturday. We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Monday, January 27th, 2020. Please make sure your trash and recycling roll-carts are out on the curb by 7:00 AM on your altered service pick up day.
Holiday *No Collections
*Monday Collections* Tuesday Collections*Wednesday Collections* Thursday
* Friday

If you have commercial or residential service with us and are located within the Downtown District your service will be picked up on the regular schedule.

Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHaRMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, Jan. 20, 2020Closed
Holiday * No CollectionsHoliday * No Collections
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Closed
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 20208:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Monday CollectionsAREA C Pickup  
 Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 20208:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.* Tuesday collectionsAREA C Pickup  
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 23, 20208:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Wednesday Collections
 AREA C Pickup   Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 24, 20208:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 *Thursday collectionsAREA C Pickup  
 Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 Closed*Friday collectionsAREA C Pickup  
8:00 a.m. - noon Closed7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Annually, the Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will alter collection service for the following holidays - New Year's Day, MLK Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

For holiday collection schedules visit

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