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No Garbage, Recycling or Street Cleaning in Observance of Christmas Day, Monday, December 26th

December 19,2011 | Vito A. Turso/Matthew LiPani

Press Release # 11-53, 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 Monday, December 26, 2011.  In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed on Monday, December 26th, in observance of the holiday.

Residents who normally receive Monday garbage collection should place their trash out at curbside Monday after 4 P.M. for pickup.  Those receiving Monday recycling collection will not have their recycling picked up until Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

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