MLK JR DAY 2021

For ACC Solid Waste Customers Only: 

2021 Martin Luther King Day Holiday Schedule

  •  The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling, and leaf & limb collections on Monday, January 18, 2021 in recognition of the Martin Luther King Day holiday.


  • If you have residential service & commercial service with us outside of the downtown district and your pickup day falls on Monday January 18th your pick up will be delayed by one day. Monday will be collected on Tuesday. The rest of the week will be picked up on regular schedule. We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. 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. 18THTUESDAY JAN. 19thWEDNESDAY JAN. 20THTHURSDAY JAN 21THFRIDAY JAN 22ND
No Collections *Monday & Tuesday CollectionsWednesday CollectionsThursday Collections 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.

Appointments are still required at the Landfill & Charm


Administrative OfficesCollection Pickup Day (for ACC Solid Waste Customers Only)Leaf & Limb CollectionCHaRMRecycling CenterACC Landfill
Monday, Jan. 18, 2021ClosedNo CollectionsNo CollectionsClosed7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Closed
Tuesday, Jan. 19, 20218:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. * Monday & Tuesday Collections Current Zone Pick Up  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, Jan. 20, 20218:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Wednesday CollectionsCurrent Zone Pick Up10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 21, 20218:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Thursday CollectionsCurrent Zone Pick Up Closed7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 22, 20218:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Friday CollectionsCurrent Zone Pick Up Closed7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021 ClosedNo CollectionsNo Collections Closed 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.

For holiday collection schedules visit www.accgov.com/solidwaste.