Orange County Government, Florida
Jamie Floer, Community & Media Relations Representative
(407) 254-9682 / Cell: (407) 793-6759 or Jamie.floer@ocfl.net
21 November 2016
Reminder: Automated Collection WILL NOT Occur on Thanksgiving Day, November 24


Orange County, FL – The Orange County Utilities Solid Waste Division reminds unincorporated Orange County residential customers that, as part of the new Automated Curbside Collection Program that started Jan. 1, garbage, recycling, and yard waste will not be collected on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24.

If Thursday is a normal collection day, customers should set out their roll carts and yard waste by 6 a.m. on Friday, November 25.

If Friday is a normal collection, customers should set out their roll carts and yard waste by 6 a.m. on Saturday, November 26.

Under the new program, the only collection holidays are Thanksgiving and Christmas. Since Christmas falls on a Sunday this year, the only 2016 collection day that will be disrupted due to a holiday is Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24.

The normal service schedule will return the following week.

The Orange County Utilities Solid Waste Hotline at 407-836-6601 and email Solid.Waste@ocfl.net will resume business on Monday, November 28. Customers can visit online at www.ocfl.net/GreenClean2016.

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About Orange County Government: Orange County Government strives to serve its citizens and guests with integrity, honesty, fairness and professionalism. Located in Central Florida, Orange County includes 13 municipalities and is home to world famous theme parks, the nation’s second largest convention center, and a thriving life science research park. Seven elected members make up the Board of County Commissioners including the Mayor who is elected countywide. For more information please visit www.OCFL.net or go to the Orange County facebook and twitter pages.