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 27 - December 1, 2017
  • December 25 - December 29, 2017
  • January 1 - 5, 2018
  • January 15 - 19, 2018


2017

Thanksgiving Holidays, November 23-24, 2017

  • Thursday routes will be picked up Monday, November 27, 2017
  • Once Thursday routes are completed on Monday, November 27, we will begin on Friday routes.  Friday routes may carry over into Tuesday, November 28.
  • 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 4, 2017     

Christmas Holidays, December 25-26, 2017


  • Tuesday routes will be picked up Wednesday, December 27, 2017
  • Once Tuesday routes are completed on Wednesday, December 27, we will begin on Wednesday routes.  Wednesday routes may carry over into Thursday, December 28.
  • Wednesday routes should have their carts out by 7am on Wednesday as normal.  However, it may be later in the day before your cart is emptied.

2018

New Year's Day, January 1, 2018


  • Yard waste collections will resume Monday, January 8, 2018

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 15, 2018

  • No yard waste collection the week of January 15, 2018
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, January 22, 2018