Holiday Collection Schedule

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Refuse and Recycling Collection Overview

  • When a City-observed holiday falls on a recycling or refuse collection day, that collection is moved to the WEDNESDAY of that same week.
  • Wednesday’s city-wide yard waste collection is canceled during weeks in which a holiday is observed.
  • Please place materials on the curb by 6:00 am on the day of collection but not before 5:00 pm on the evening before collection.

2022 Holiday Collection Schedule Changes

Printable 2022 Refuse and Recycling Holiday Collection Schedule (PDF)

Vea el calendario de vacaciones para la recolección y reciclaje de residuos (PDF)

2022 Yard Waste Season: March 9, 2022-January 10, 2023

Holiday Date Trash or Recycling Collection Yard Waste Collection
New Year's Day 2022 F, December 31 Trash moved to W, December 29, 2021 Canceled
Christmas Tree Collection 2022 W, January 5 & 12   Live undecorated trees collected.
Last days for yard waste collection.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day M, January 17 Recycling moved to W, January 19  
Yard Waste Collection Season Begins W, March 9    
Presidents' Day M, February 21 Recycling moved to W, February 23  
Apple Blossom Festival Friday F, April 29 Trash collection to begin early (5 am)  
Memorial Day M, May 30 Recycling moved to W, June 1 Canceled
Juneteenth M, June 20 Recycling moved to W, June 22 Canceled
Independence Day M, July 4 Recycling moved to W, July 6 Canceled
Labor Day M, September 5 Recycling moved to W, September 7 Canceled
Indigenous Peoples' Day M, October 10 Recycling moved to W, October 12 Canceled
Veterans Day F, November 11 Trash moved to W, November 9 Canceled
Thanksgiving Day TH, November 24 Trash moved to W, November 23 Canceled
Friday after Thanksgiving F, November 25 On schedule  
Christmas Eve F, December 23 (observed) Trash moved to W, December 21  
Christmas M, December 26 (observed) Recycling moved to W, December 28 Canceled
New Year's Day 2023 M, January 2, 2023 (observed) Recycling moved to W, January 4, 2023 Canceled
Christmas Tree Collection 2023 W, January 4 & 11, 2023   Live undecorated trees collected.
Last days for yard waste collection.

Refuse & Recycling Contacts:
Michael Neese
​Refuse & Recycling Manager
(540) 667-1815, ext. 1452
Fax (540) 662-5227
Email

Brandon Lewis
Refuse & Recycling Crew Supervisor
City Yards, 301 E. Cork Street
(540) 667-1815, ext. 1469
Email