FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press Release #17-07
Thursday, February 2, 2017
CONTACT: Vito A. Turso/Belinda Mager 646-885-5020
Collection Service will Occur on Lincoln’s Birthday, Monday, February 13
The New York City Department of Sanitation announced that there would be garbage, organics and recycling collection on the Lincoln’s Birthday holiday, Monday, February 13.
Residents who normally receive Monday garbage, organics and recycling collection should place their materials at curbside per their normal collection schedules.
Additionally, all Sanitation administrative offices will be open on Monday, February 13.
About the New York City Department of Sanitation
The Department of Sanitation (DSNY) promotes a healthy environment through the efficient management of solid waste and the development of environmentally sound long-range planning for handling refuse, including recyclables. The Department operates 59 district garages and manages a fleet of more than 2,000 rear-loading collection trucks, 450 mechanical brooms and 689 salt/sand spreaders. The Department clears litter, snow and ice from approximately 6,500 miles of City streets and removes debris from vacant lots as well as abandoned vehicles from City streets.