Holiday waste collection schedule

December 21, 2018

DeKALB – City residents are being reminded that waste collections during the weeks of Christmas and New Year’s Day will be delayed by one day.

According to a news release from the city, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday collections will occur on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday for both weeks, because of the holiday schedule.

Lakeshore Recycling Systems will be collecting leaves through next week only, and follow the same holiday schedule as the waste collections.

City public works crew will continue their own loose leaf vacuum collection through Dec. 28, weather permitting.

Lakeshore also will be collecting Christmas trees for recycling during the first two weeks of January. Trees must have all decorations removed, and trees in plastic bags will not be collected.

For information, call Lakeshore at 815-770-7550.

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