City Services Schedule for 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday

Communications Director

Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-3480

400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

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City Services Schedule for 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday

Posted: 11/18/2016
City of Knoxville offices will be closed on Thursday, November 24 and Friday, November 25, 2016 in observation of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Waste Connections, the City's household garbage and recycling hauler is closed on Thursday, November 24 in observation of Thanksgiving Day.

Garbage and recycling pickups will be on regular schedule Monday, November 21 through Wednesday, November 23.

There will be no household garbage or recycling collection on Thursday. Residential collections will resume on Friday and pick-ups will be one day behind the regular schedule. 

Waste Connections will run Thursday routes on Friday and Friday routes on Saturday, November 26. Please remember to have garbage and recycling containers out for pickup before 7 a.m. on your respective pickup day. 

The downtown garbage and recycling collection will run on regular schedule during Thanksgiving week. 

The City's recycling centers will be open for recycling use but the Goodwill attendant will not be available for assistance or to accept household goods donations on Thursday, November 24. 

The City's Solid Waste Management Facility located at 1033 Elm Street will be closed on Thursday, November 24 through Saturday, November 26, but resume normal operating hours on Monday, November 28.