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No Garbage, Recycling Collection, or Street Cleaning on Election Day, November 8th

November 2,2011 | Vito A. Turso/Keith Mellis

Press Release # 11-37, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) today reminded New Yorkers that there will be no garbage or recycling collection, or street cleaning on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8th.  In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed on Tuesday, November 8th, in observance of the holiday.

Residents who normally receive Tuesday garbage collection should place their trash out at curbside Tuesday after 4 P.M. for pickup.  Those receiving Tuesday recycling collection will not have their recycling picked up until the following Tuesday, November 15th

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