MLK JR DAY SCHEDULE 2022

For ACC Solid Waste Customers Only: 

2022 Martin Luther King Day Holiday Schedule

  •  The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling, and leaf & limb collections on Monday, January 17, 2022 in recognition of the Martin Luther King Day holiday.


  • If you have residential service & commercial service with us outside of the downtown district  your pick up schedule will be as follows: Monday will be collected on Tuesday. Tuesday will be collected on Wednesday. Wednesday will be collected on Thursday. Thursday and Friday will be collected on Friday.  We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Monday, January 24, 2022. Please make sure your trash and recycling roll-carts are out on the curb by 7:00 AM on your pick up day.
MONDAY JAN. 17THTUESDAY JAN. 18thWEDNESDAY JAN. 19thTHURSDAY JAN 20thFRIDAY JAN 21th
No Collections *Monday  Collections*Tuesday Collections*Wednesday Collections * Thursday and Friday Collections

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.

2022 Martin Luther King Day Holiday Schedule


Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHaRMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, Jan. 17, 2022ClosedNo CollectionsNo CollectionsClosed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Closed
Tuesday, Jan. 18, 20228:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. * Monday  Collections Current Zone Pick Up  10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 19, 20228:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Tuesday CollectionsCurrent Zone Pick Up10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 20, 20228:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Wednesday CollectionsCurrent Zone Pick Up Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 21, 20228:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Thursday and Friday CollectionsCurrent Zone Pick Up Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022 ClosedNo CollectionsNo Collections 8:00 a.m. - 12 p.m. Closed7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Annually, the Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department may 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 www.accgov.com/solidwaste.