Jan. 29, 2019 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
City of Dubuque Delays Wednesday and Thursday Trash and Recycling Collections
Due to dangerous temperatures, the City of Dubuque Public Works Department will not collect trash, recycling, or food scraps/yard debris on Wednesday, Jan. 30, or Thursday Jan. 31.
Instead, Wednesday collections will be made on Saturday, Feb. 2. Crews will start to collecting Thursday routes (including food scraps/yard debris) on Friday, Feb. 1, and will continue until all Thursday routes are collected. Any Thursday collections not made on Friday should be left out until collected.
As a reminder, collection items should be set out by 6 a.m. and placed in a shoveled-out, street-side “windrow” notch, not on the sidewalk behind a car, snow pile, or windrow. For additional information, contact the City of Dubuque Public Works Department at 563.589.4250.
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