Holiday Interruptions


2020 Thanksgiving Day Holiday Schedule


The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage and recycling collections on, Thursday November 26th & Friday November 27th, 2020 in recognition of the Thanksgiving Day Holiday.  Leaf & Limb pick up will be suspended for the whole week of Thanksgiving Monday November 23rd thru Friday November 27th 2020. 

If you have residential service & commercial service with us outside of the downtown district your pickup up for Thanksgiving week will be as follows: Monday & Tuesday will be picked up on Monday. Wednesday & Thursday will be picked on Tuesday. Friday will be picked up on Wednesday.  We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Monday, November 30th 2020. Please make sure your trash and recycling roll-carts are out on the curb by 7:00 a.m. on your altered service pick up day.

MONDAY NOV. 23RDTUESDAY NOV. 24THWEDNESDAY NOV. 25THTHURSDAY NOV. 26THFRIDAY NOV. 27TH
*Monday & Tuesday * Wednesday & Thursday*Friday No CollectionsNo 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.


Appointments are still required for the CHARM & Landfill 



Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHaRMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, Nov. 23, 20208:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Monday & Tuesday CollectionsNo CollectionsClosed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 24, 20208:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Wednesday & Thursday Collections No 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.
Wednesday, Nov. 25, 20208:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Friday CollectionsNo Collections10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020ClosedNo CollectionsNo Collections ClosedClosedClosed
Friday, Nov. 27, 2020ClosedNo Collections   No Collections Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Closed 
Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020 ClosedNo CollectionsNo CollectionsClosed Closed7:30 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, and Christmas.