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No Garbage, Recycling Collection or Street Cleaning on Christmas Day, December 25th

December 20,2010 | Vito A. Turso/Matthew LiPani

Press Release # 10-44, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced today that in observance of Christmas Day, there will be no garbage or recycling collection, or street cleaning on Saturday, December 25, 2010.  In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed on Friday, December 24th, in observance of the holiday.

Residents who normally receive Saturday garbage and recycling collection should place their garbage and recycling out at curbside Sunday, December 26th after 4 P.M. for pickup. 

For questions about Sanitation services and holiday schedules, contact 311 or visit the DSNY website at