Media Release

Veterans Day Waste Collection

Thursday, November 6, 2008 12:00 AM
11:25 a.m.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - Alachua County Residential curbside collection service for solid waste, recycling and yard trash will not be affected by the Veterans Day holiday. The regular schedule for these services will occur on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11, 2008.  The five Alachua County Rural Collection Centers and the Leveda Brown Environmental Park and Transfer Station will also be open during regularly scheduled hours. The Hazardous Waste Center at the Leveda Brown Environmental Park will be closed on Tuesday, November 11, 2008, and it will reopen on Wednesday, November 12, 2008.

For more information, contact Milton Towns, Waste Collection Manager Alachua County Office of Waste Collection at 352-338-3233.



  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).