Pickup Holiday Schedule

In order to allow our employees the opportunity to spend holidays celebrating with their families, some holidays will result in garbage, recycling and yard waste collection delays.  Below is a schedule of the upcoming holidays and any resulting collection delays.

If you have any questions regarding garbage collection services during a holiday, please contact the Department of Public Works, 24-Hr Customer Service Center at 515-283-4950.

Veterans Day

Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 11, 2021

There is NO DELAY  in garbage collection services on Veterans Day, Thursday, November 11, 2021.
 All garbage collections for this week are on schedule. 

Our employees and staff wish you a Happy Veterans Day.

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, November 25, 2021

Your pickup will be delayed by one day due to Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 25, 2021.

As a result, all garbage collection services for Thursday and Friday will be delayed by one day. 

  • Thursday routes will be collected on Friday.
  • Friday routes will be collected on Saturday.

Our employees and staff wish you a Happy Thanksgiving.

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve Holiday
Friday, December 24, 2021

There is NO DELAY in garbage collection services on Christmas Eve Day, Friday, December 24th, 2021.

Our employees and staff wish you a Happy Holidays.

New Year Eve

New Year's Eve Holiday
Friday, December 31, 2021

There is NO DELAY in garbage collection services on New Year's Eve Day, Friday, December 31st, 2021.

Our employees and staff wish you a Happy Holidays.

MLK Jr Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, January 17, 2022

There is NO DELAY in garbage collection services on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 17, 2022.

Our employees and staff wish you a Happy Martin Luther King Jr Day.