Holiday Collection Schedule

New Year's Day:  Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Saturday, January 5, 2019
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day:  Monday, January 21, 2019
No Change in Collection
Presidents' Day:  Monday, February 18, 2019
No Change in Collection
Patriots' Day:  Monday, April 15, 2019
No Change in Collection 
Memorial Day:  Monday, May 27, 2019
No Change in Collection
Independence Day:  Thursday, July 4, 2019
No Change in Collection
Labor Day:  Monday, September 2, 2019
No Change in Collection
Indigenous Peoples' Day:  Monday, October 14, 2019
No Change in Collection
Veterans Day:  Monday, November 11, 2019
No Change in Collection
Thanksgiving Day:  Thursday,  November 28, 2019
Saturday, November 30, 2019
Day After Thanksgiving:  Friday, November 29, 2019
No Change in Collection
Christmas Eve Day:  Tuesday, December 24, 2019
No Change in Collection
Christmas Day:  Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Saturday, December 28, 2019
New Year's Day:  Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Saturday, January 4, 2020

CHRISTMAS TREE DROP OFF & COLLECTION Christmas trees can be dropped off at the following locations during the month of January: 

  • Cutter Street parking lot on the Eastern Prom 
  •  Douglas Street Salt Shed Area 
  •  Riverside Golf Course, North Course (9-hole), 1158 Riverside Street 
  • Trees dropped off at any of these locations will be taken to Riverside Recycling and chipped up.  

Christmas trees can also be left for curbside collection on your normal trash day during the month of January. Trees collected curbside will be co-mingled with trash and taken to ecomaine.  

Please remember that wrapping paper IS recyclable, but bubble wrap and styrofoam packaging is NOT. For more holiday recycling tips, visit 

All weekly trash and recycling collection is subject to change due to city holidays, construction, special events, inclement weather, and natural disasters. Future updates will be posted on the News page as well on our social media channels. 

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