City Announces Holiday Trash Collection Schedule
By WestKyStar Staff
PADUCAH, KY - The City of Paducah has announced its schedule changes for brush and trash collection during the weeks of Christmas and New Year's Day.
With the holidays falling in the middle of the week, everyone's trash collection schedule will be affected.
There will be NO residential trash collection on Tuesday, December 24 and Wednesday, December 25. Tuesday’s routes will be collected on Thursday, December 26. Wednesday’s and Thursday’s routes will be collected on Friday, December 27. Friday’s routes will be collected on Monday, December 30.
Residents are reminded to place their trash container at its collection point no later than 4:00 am on the scheduled day of pickup. If you have a question about trash collection, contact the Engineering-Public Works Department at 444-8567.
There will be no brush or leaf collection on Monday, December 30, 2013 and Monday, January 6, 2014.
The New Year's trash collection schedule is just like the one for Christmas - there will be NO residential trash collection on Tuesday, December 31, and Wednesday, January 1. Tuesday’s routes will be collected on Thursday, January 2. Wednesday’s and Thursday’s routes will be collected on Friday, January 3. Friday’s routes will be collected on Monday, January 6.
To dispose of a live Christmas tree, the City of Paducah urges residents to recycle by taking the tree to the Compost Facility located at 1560 North 8th Street during regular business hours. The facility is open Monday through Saturday, 7:00 am -3:00 pm, but will be closed December 24, 25, and 31 and January 1. Please remove all lights, garland, and ornaments before taking the tree to the Compost Facility. Residents also can dispose of trees by placing them next to their garbage.