Holiday Schedule

Environmental services will alter its garbage and recycling collection schedule in observation of several holidays throughout the year. This allows the city workers who serve you all year to enjoy these holidays with their families and loved ones. Your cooperation and understanding are appreciated.

Please refer to the chart below, the holiday magnet, the Wilson Times, Wilson's Channel 8, or call 399-2485 to inquire about schedule changes.

Holiday observed
2012
Pick-up moves from
To
NEW YEARS
Monday, Jan 2 - No pick-up
Monday, Jan. 2
Tuesday, Jan. 3
Tuesday, Jan. 3
Wednesday, Jan. 4
MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
Monday, Jan 16 - No pick-up
Monday, Jan. 16
Tuesday, Jan. 17
Tuesday, Jan. 17
Wednesday, Jan. 18
EASTER
Monday, April 9 - No pick-up
Monday, April 9
Tuesday, April 10
Tuesday, April 10
Wednesday, April 11
MEMORIAL DAY
Monday, May 28 - No pick-up
Monday, May 28
Tuesday, May 29
Tuesday, May 29
Wednesday, May 30
INDEPENDENCE DAY
Wednesday, July 4 - No pick-up
No changes in regular routes
 
LABOR DAY
Monday, Sept 3 - No pick-up
Monday, Sept. 3
Tuesday, Sept. 4
Tuesday, Sept. 4
Wednesday, Sept. 5
VETERANS DAY
Monday, Nov 12 - No pick-up
Monday, Nov. 12
Tuesday, Nov. 13
Tuesday, Nov. 13
Wednesday, Nov. 14
THANKSGIVING
Thursday, Nov 22 - No pick-up
Thursday, Nov. 22
Wednesday, Nov. 21
CHRISTMAS
Tuesday, Dec 25 - No pick-up
Tuesday, Dec. 25
Wednesday, Dec. 26
2013
 
 
NEW YEARS
Tuesday, Jan 1 - No pick-up
Tuesday, Jan. 1
Wednesday, Jan. 2
MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
Monday, Jan 21 - No pick-up
Monday, Jan. 21
Tuesday, Jan. 22
Tuesday, Jan. 22
Wednesday, Jan. 23
EASTER
Monday, April 1 - No pick-up
Monday, April 1
Tuesday, April 2
Tuesday, April 2
Wednesday, April 3
MEMORIAL DAY
Monday, May 27 - No pick-up
Monday, May 27
Tuesday, May 28
Tuesday, May 28
Wednesday, May 29
INDEPENDENCE DAY
Thursday, July 4 - No pick-up
Thursday, July 4
Wednesday, July 3
LABOR DAY
Monday, Sept 2 - No pick-up
Monday, Sept. 2
Tuesday, Sept. 3
Tuesday, Sept. 3
Wednesday, Sept. 4
VETERANS DAY
Monday, Nov 11 - No pick-up
Monday, Nov. 11
Tuesday, Nov. 12
Tuesday, Nov. 12
Wednesday, Nov. 13
THANKSGIVING
Thursday, Nov 21 - No pick-up
Thursday, Nov. 21
Wednesday, Nov. 20
CHRISTMAS
Wednesday, Dec 25, No pickup
No changes in regular routes
 

Containers should be placed behind the curb by 7:00 am on collection day. Junk normally collected at the curb on Wednesdays will not be picked up during holiday schedule weeks. Containers should be retrieved from the curb within 24 hours of collection.