Holiday Garbage Collection Schedule
New York City Department of Sanitation announced that, in observance of Christmas Day, there will be no street cleaning, garbage or recycling collection on Monday, December 25, 2000.
Residents who normally receive Monday garbage collection should place their trash out at curbside Monday evening for pickup on Tuesday, December 26. On Tuesday, some residents may have their garbage picked up at an earlier or later time than normal.
Areas that regularly receive garbage collection on Tuesdays should place their trash out on curbside Monday evening as they normally would.
Residents who receive Monday recycling collection will not have their recycling material picked up until the following Tuesday, January 2, 2001. Residents are urged not to place their recyclables out at the curbside until Monday evening, January 1, 2001.
Residents and owners of commercial establishments who unlawfully leave their recyclables out at curbside over the weekend are subject to a fine of up to $250.
Areas that receive recycling collection on Tuesdays should place their recyclables out at the curbside Monday evening.
Shopkeepers, restaurant managers, and other merchants who are serviced by private carting companies should contact their refuse haulers to determine whether they will receive collection on the holiday.