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111 N. Front Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Office :  (614) 645-3111
Fax :  (614) 645-7805
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Contact: Debbie Briner


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News Date: June 30, 2020

Columbus Public Service Changes Due to Independence Day

Trash Collection:

Columbus trash collection service will not be provided on Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day.

For residents assigned a collection color, pickup will rotate forward by one day the week of the holiday:

Friday, July 3:                                   NO COLLECTION

Monday, July 6:                                Pink

Tuesday, July 7:                               Ruby

Wednesday, July 8:                          Gold

Thursday,, July 9:                             Gray

Friday, July 10:                                 Navy

The color-coded collection schedule will rotate forward again on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7.

For residents not assigned a collection color: If your collection day falls on or after the holiday, your trash pickup will be delayed by one day during the week of the holiday.

Recycling and Yard Waste Collection: Biweekly recycling and yard waste collection will still occur on Friday, July 3, for residents whose service is scheduled for that day.

Drop-Off Options: For recycling drop-off locations see www.swaco.org/RecyclingDropoffLocations.aspx; for yard-waste drop-off locations see: http://www.columbus.gov/publicservice/refuse-collection/Yard-Waste-Collection/ or call the 311 Service Center: (614) 645-3111.

Residents can check their collection days and set collection schedule reminders on our website at: www.columbus.gov/publicservice/Refuse-Collection/

Parking Meters: Meters will be enforced on Friday, July 3, but motorists may park free of charge at meters on Saturday, July 4. Parking restriction signage at some meters will be enforced, including but not limited to morning and evening rush hours and zones marked for valets, taxis, loading, handicapped-only and residential parking permit areas.

Offices Closed: Department offices, including the Parking Services Division and the Right-of-Way Permits Office, will be closed on Friday, July 3. Permits may be filed online at https://ca.columbus.gov/ca/