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 be collected on Independence Day, Monday, July 4.
Since Monday is a normal collection day, customers should set out their roll carts and yard waste, as usual, by 6 a.m.
Under the new program, the only holidays are Thanksgiving and Christmas (which falls on a Sunday this year). Therefore, the only collection day that will be disrupted due to a holiday in 2016 is Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 24. More information about the Thanksgiving Day collection schedule will be sent out to customers and the media in the fall.
The Orange County Utilities Solid Waste Hotline at 407-836-6601 and email Solid.Waste@ocfl.net will resume business on Tuesday, July 5. 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.