Solid Waste Newsroom
Garbage, Recycling Pickup Delayed by Thanksgiving Holiday
Wednesday November 27, 2013
Collection delayed by one day Thursday and Friday
Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no residential garbage, recycling and yard waste collection in the Urban Services District on Thursday, November 28. Residents who normally have collection on that day will have service on Friday, Nov. 29. The regular Friday collection will be delayed until Saturday, Nov. 30.
Those with garbage and recycling collection by a private hauling company (outside the USD) should check with those companies for their holiday schedules.
The following facilities will be closed as noted due to the Thanksgiving holiday:
Staffed recycling centers: Closed Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29. Open as usual Saturday Nov. 30.
- East District Public Works Yard
595 N. Hubbards Lane (On the corner of Brownsboro Road)
- Metro Parks Landscaping
9300 Whipps Mill Road
- Southwest Government Center
7219 Dixie Highway
- Central Government Center
7201 Outer Loop
Metro Waste Reduction Center – 636 Meriwether Avenue: Closed Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29. Open as usual Saturday Nov. 30.
Hazardous waste facility (HazBin) -- 7501 Grade Lane: Closed Saturday, Nov. 30.
More information is available at the city website, www.louisvilleky.gov.