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:
  
  • January 2 - 6, 2017
  • January 16 - 20, 2017
  • April 17 - April 21, 2017
  • May 29 - June 2, 2017
  • September 4 - September 8, 2017
  • November 27 - December 1, 2017
  • December 25 - December 29, 2017


2017

New Year's Day, January 2, 2017
 

  • Yard waste collections will resume Monday, January 9, 2017

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 16, 2017

  • No yard waste collection the week of January 16, 2017
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, January 23, 2017

Good Friday, April 14, 2017

  • Friday routes will be collected on Monday, April 17, 2017
  • No yard waste collection the week of April 17, 2017
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, April 24, 2017

Memorial Day, May 29, 2017

  • No yard waste collection the week of May 29, 2017
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, June 5, 2017

Independence Day, July 4, 2017

  •  Tuesday routes will be collected on Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Labor Day, September 4, 2017

  • No yard waste collection for the week of September 4, 2017
  • Yard waste collection will resume on Monday, September 11, 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.