Holiday Schedule

The City of Powder Springs observes several holidays throughout the year that have an impact on trash collection. In general, if a holiday occurs on your normal collection day, it will be picked up on the next business day. If you have any questions concerning the holiday schedule, please call the Public Works Department at 770-943-8010.

Below is the holiday schedule for upcoming holidays. Please expect delays for days that we have to pick up more than 1 day's route.

There will be no yard waste collection the following weeks:
 
  • November 30, 2015 - December 4, 2015
  • December 28, 2015 - January 1, 2016
  • January 4 - 8, 2016
  • January 18 - 22, 2016
  • March 28 - April 1, 2016
  • May 30 - June 3, 2016
  • July 4-8, 2016
  • September 5-9, 2016
  • November 28 - December 2, 2016
  • December 26 - December 30, 2016

 Thanksgiving, November 26-27, 2015 
        •Thursday routes will be picked up Monday, Nov 30, 2015
        •Once Thursday routes are completed on Monday, Nov 30, we will begin on Friday routes. Friday routes may        
         over into Tuesday, Dec 1.
        •Tuesday routes should have their carts out by 7am on Tuesday as normal. However, it may be later in the
         day before your cart is emptied.
        •No yard waste collection the week of November 30, 2015
        •Yard waste collections will resume Monday, December 7, 2015 

Christmas, December 24-25, 2015
        •Thursday and Friday routes have carts at the curb on Monday, December 28, 2015 by 7:00AM
         •No yard waste collection the week of December 28, 2015


2016

New Year's Day, January 1, 2016
 
  • Friday's routes will be collected Monday, January 4, 2016 

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 18, 2016 

  • No yard waste collection the week of January 18, 2016
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, January 25, 2016
Good Friday, March 25, 2016
  • Friday routes will be collected on Monday, March 28, 2016
  • No yard waste collection the week of March 28, 2016
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, April 4, 2016
Memorial Day, May 30, 2016
  • No yard waste collection the week of May 30, 2016
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, June 6, 2016
Independence Day, July 4, 2016
     
  • No yard waste collection the week of July 4, 2016
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, July 11, 2016
Labor Day, September 5, 2016
  • No yard waste collection for the week of September 5, 2016
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, September 12, 2012 

Thanksgiving Holidays, November 24-25, 2016

  • Thursday routes will be picked up Monday, November 28, 2016
  • Once Thursday routes are completed on Monday, November 28, we will begin on Friday routes.  Friday routes may carry over into Tuesday, November 29.
  • Tuesday routes should have their carts out by 7am on Tuesday as normal. However, it may be later in the day before your cart is emptied.
  • Yard Waste collections will resume Monday, December 5, 2016.