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No Garbage Collection, Recycling or Street Cleaning on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 24th

November 21,2011 | Vito A. Turso/Matthew LiPani

Press Release # 11-44, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced today that in observance of Thanksgiving Day, there will be no garbage or recycling collection, or street cleaning on Thursday, November 24, 2011.  In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 24th, in observance of the holiday.

Residents who normally receive Thursday garbage collection should place their trash out at curbside Thursday after 4 P.M. for pickup.  Those receiving Thursday recycling collection will not have their recycling picked up until the following Thursday, December 1st.

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