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Columbus Day Trash and Recycling Collection Schedule Announced

Monday, October 3, 2005

(Washington, DC) In observance of Columbus Day, most Department of Public Works (DPW) services will be suspended on Monday, October 10. There will be no city trash or recycling collection, no street or alley cleaning, graffiti removal or nuisance abatement. There will also be no parking enforcement, including meters, residential and rush hour lane restrictions, and no booting, towing or abandoned vehicle removal on Monday. The Fort Totten Trash Transfer Station will be closed. All services resume on Tuesday, October 11.

Once-weekly (Supercan) trash and recyclables collection will slide one day for the remainder of the week, beginning Tuesday, October 11.

In the twice-a-week trash collection areas, Monday and Tuesday trash and recycling service will slide one day. Thursday and Friday trash and recycling collections will be made on the regular day. Learn more about the holiday trash collection schedule.