2025 New Year’s Day Holiday Schedule

If you have commercial or residential service with us and are located within the Downtown District  your pick up will be on regular schedule. 

The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend compost, garbage, recycling, and leaf & limb collections on Wednesday, January 1st, 2025 in recognition of the New Year's 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 Monday. Tuesday will be collected on Tuesday. Wednesday will be collected on Thursday. Thursday and Friday will be collected on Friday. We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Monday, January 6th, 2025. Please make sure your trash and recycling roll-carts are out on the curb by 7:00 AM on your pick up day. 

December 30th
December 31st
January 1st
January 2nd 
 January 3rd 
MondayTuesday Collections*No Collections*Wednesday Collections*Thursday and Friday Collections


2025 New Year’s Day- Holiday Schedule

Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHARMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, Dec. 30, 2024
 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Monday Collections Current Area Pick up ClosedClosed7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec.31, 2024
 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Tuesday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick up7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
Wednesday, Jan.1, 2025
*No CollectionsNo Collections ClosedClosedClosed
Thursday, Jan. 2, 2025
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Wednesday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick up Closed7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 3, 2025
 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.*Thursday and Friday CollectionsCurrent Area Pick up 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 4, 2025
 Closed*No CollectionsNo Collections7:00 a.m. - 1:00 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, Earth Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Independence Day, Labor Day, Indigenous People's Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, & Christmas.

For holiday collection schedules visit 

Holiday Interruptions | Athens-Clarke County, GA - Official Website (