Holiday Interruptions

For ACC Solid Waste Customers Only: 

2019-20 Christmas & New Year's Holiday Schedule

  • The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling & Leaf & Limb collection on Tuesday December 24th, Wednesday, December 25, 2019 in recognition of the Christmas holiday and Wednesday, January 1, 2020 in recognition of the New Year’s Holiday.  
  • If you have residential service & commercial service with us outside of downtown your pick up schedule for the week of Christmas, will be as follows: Monday will be picked up on Monday. Tuesday & Wednesday will be picked up on Thursday. Friday will be picked up on Saturday. Pick up schedule for the week of New Year’s week, Monday & Tuesday will be picked up on regular schedule. The rest of the week will be delayed by one day. We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Monday, January 6, 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.
  • If you have commercial or residential service with us and are located within the Downtown District you will not have a pick up on Christmas Day. 



Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHaRMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, Dec. 23, 20198:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday CollectionsMonday Collections
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019 ClosedNo CollectionsNo Collections ClosedClosedClosed
Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019Closed
No CollectionsNo Collections
 Closed
Closed
Closed
Thursday, Dec. 26, 20198:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Tuesday & Wednesday collections*Tuesday & Wednesday collections
 Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Thursday collections  *Thursday collections Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019 Closed*Friday collections *Friday collections8:00 a.m. - noon7:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 30, 20198:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Monday CollectionsMonday Collections
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday CollectionsTuesday Collections
Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020  Closed
No Collections No Collections
Closed
Closed
Closed
Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Wednesday Collections*Wednesday Collections Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.* Thursday Collections * Thursday Collections
Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020Closed* Friday Collections * Friday Collections
8:00 a.m. - noon7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m
7:30 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, & Christmas.

For holiday collection schedules visit www.accgov.com/solidwaste (under Holiday Interruptions), contact the ACC Solid Waste Department at (706) 613-3501 or email us at solidwaste@accgov.com

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