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Resource Recovery Holiday Collection Calendar

The Holiday Refuse Schedule is posted below. On holidays observed by the City, City offices are closed and refuse/recycling collection services are, unless otherwise noted, delayed one day for the remainder of the week.

Holiday Calendar and Key Dates for Resource Recovery Services

How Holidays Affect Refuse/Recycling Collection 

There are exceptions. Although City offices are closed, there is regular collection on Thanksgiving day and Christmas Eve day.

    January 2016

    • Jan. 1- New Years Day
      • City offices are closed
    • Jan. 11 thru Jan. 22 - Christmas Tree Recycling
    • Jan. 18 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
      • City offices are closed
      • Trash and recycling collections will be delayed one day.
      • Monday collection will be Tuesday
      • Tuesday collection will be Wednesday
      • Wednesday collection will be Thursday
      • Thursday collection will be Friday

    February 2016

    • Feb. 15 - President's Day
      • City offices are closed
      • Trash and recycling collections will be delayed one day.
      • Monday collection will be Tuesday
      • Tuesday collection will be Wednesday
      • Wednesday collection will be Thursday
      • Thursday collection will be Friday

    March 2016

    • March 9 - Leaf and wood mulch scheduling for delivery opens. (Please call the Resource Recovery Division at 703.746-4357)

    May 2016

    • May 30 - Memorial Day
      • City offices are closed
      • Trash and recycling collections will be delayed one day.
      • Monday collection will be Tuesday
      • Tuesday collection will be Wednesday
      • Wednesday collection will be Thursday
      • Thursday collection will be Friday
      • Household Hazardous Waste Electronic Collection Drop-off Center is Closed.

    July 2016

    • July 4 - Independence Day (Observed)
      •  
        • City offices are closed
        • Trash and recycling collections will be delayed one day.
        • Monday collection will be Tuesday
        • Tuesday collection will be Wednesday
        • Wednesday collection will be Thursday
        • Thursday collection will be Friday
        • Household Hazardous Waste Electronic Collection Drop-off Center is Closed.
         

    September 2016

    • Sep. 5 - Labor Day
      • City offices are closed
      • Trash and recycling collections will be delayed one day.
      • Monday collection will be Tuesday
      • Tuesday collection will be Wednesday
      • Wednesday collection will be Thursday
      • Thursday collection will be Friday
      • Household Hazardous Waste Electronic Collection Drop-off Center is Closed.

    October 2016

    • Oct. 10 - Columbus Day (Observed)
      • City offices are closed
      • Trash and recycling collections will be delayed one day.
      • Monday collection will be Tuesday
      • Tuesday collection will be Wednesday
      • Wednesday collection will be Thursday
      • Thursday collection will be Friday
      • Household Hazardous Waste Electronic Collection Drop-off Center is Closed.
    • Oct. 31 - Leaf Bag Collection Starts 
    • Oct. 31 - Fall leaf vacuuming service starts 

    November 2016

    • Nov. 11 - Veteran's Day
      • City offices are open
      • Trash & Recycling collections are on a regular schedule
    • Nov. 24- Thanksgiving Day
      • City offices are closed
      • Trash & Recycling collections are on a regular schedule
    • Nov. 25 - Day After Thanksgiving (Observed)
      • City offices are closed.

    December 2016

    • Dec. 23 - Christmas Holiday Eve (Observed)
      • City offices are closed
      • Trash & Recycling collections are on regular schedule
    • Dec. 26 - Christmas Day (Observed)
      • City offices are closed
      • Trash and recycling collections will be delayed one day.
      • Monday collection will be Tuesday
      • Tuesday collection will be Wednesday
      • Wednesday collection will be Thursday
      • Thursday collection will be Friday
      • Household Hazardous Waste Electronic Collection Drop-off Center is Closed.