City of Paducah Trash, Recycling, and Compost Schedule for 2016 Thanksgiving Holidays

Release Date:  November 16, 2016

Below are the changes to the Engineering-Public Works Department’s trash collection schedule for Thanksgiving 2016 and the day after Thanksgiving (Thursday and Friday, November 24 and 25).  As a reminder, please place your trash container at its designated collection point no later than 4 a.m. on the scheduled day of pickup.                                                   

  • There will be NO residential trash collection on Thanksgiving or the day after.  Thanksgiving’s routes will be done on Wednesday, November 23 along with the normal Wednesday routes.  Friday's routes will be done on Monday, November 28.  There will be no leaf or brush collection on Monday, November 28. 
  • The recycling drop-off facility located at 920 Burnett Street will be closed on Thanksgiving and the day after Thanksgiving.  It will reopen Saturday, November 26, 8 a.m. until noon.  The normal schedule for the facility is Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. until noon.  There is no charge for the public to drop off recyclables.  
  • The City of Paducah Compost Facility located at 1560 North 8th Street will be closed on Thanksgiving and the day after Thanksgiving.  It will reopen Saturday, November 26, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The regular operating schedule for the Compost Facility is Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.  The facility sells mulch and accepts limbs, brush, and other yard waste from local residents.  

If you have a question about the Compost Facility, recycling, or trash collection, contact the Engineering-Public Works Department at 270-444-8567.

City Hall will be closed Thanksgiving and the day after Thanksgiving.

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