The Atlanta Department of Public Works has resumed collection of household garbage as of Friday, Jan. 14. Collections were delayed due to hazardous road conditions and limited access to transfer stations.
Public Works will work through the weekend to ensure completion of household garbage citywide as follows:
• Friday, Jan. 14,- Sunday, Jan. 16, household garbage collection resumes citywide.
• Monday, Jan. 17, no collections due to M L King, Jr. Holiday
• Tuesday, Jan. 18, collection of regular Monday route (garbage, yard trimmings and recyclables delayed due to ice/hazardous road conditions).
• Wednesday, Jan. 19, collection of regular Tuesday route due to M L King Holiday
• Thursday, Jan. 20, collection of regular Wednesday route due to M L King Holiday
• Friday, Jan 21, collection of regular Thursday route due to M L King Holiday
Collection of missed pickups will be collected on the next scheduled pickup day.
All route collections are dependent upon weather conditions and accessibility.
To report dangerous ice conditions on streets or traffic signal problems, such as outages, contact 404-546-2615 or 404-853-3200.

John Schaffner

John Schaffner was founding editor of Reporter Newspapers.