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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Republic Services suspends recycling, yard waste, and bulk services

Republic Services Suspended Services

Attention Republic Services Customers,
We have been notified that effective immediately, Republic Services will be temporarily suspending all recycling, yard waste, and bulk services due to driver constraints caused by the recent surge of Covid cases. For questions, please call Republic Services directly at (678) 963-2800 or online at
But you can still recycle! Please visit one of our free recycling drop-off sites and bring your clean mixed recyclables for collection! Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department offers recycling through community drop-off sites. These public drop-off sites are available for anyone to place their recycling inside. Please do not leave items lying on the ground. Items should be loose and not bagged. For the location nearest you please visit
You may submit any comments or complaints about yourHramKylSkSUl_eGSNRmDIW3zIg solid waste collection to Athens-Clarke County through this online form:

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