The City of Arkansas City will shift to a four-day sanitation schedule the next two weeks due to the closure of all city offices each of the next two Mondays.
City Hall will be closed Dec. 25 for Christmas Day and Jan. 1, 2018, for New Year’s Day. The Cowley County Landfill also will be closed Dec. 25 for Christmas Day and Jan. 1, 2018, for New Year’s.
All of Monday’s route and part of Tuesday’s route will be collected Dec. 26 and Jan. 2, 2018.
The part of Tuesday’s route to be collected those two days is from Madison Avenue south to the Mill Canal, and from Summit Street east to E Street and southeast through Sleeth Addition.
(Please see accompanying map for full detail of holiday pickup areas.)
The remainder of Tuesday’s route and Wednesday’s entire route will be collected Dec. 27 and Jan. 3, 2018. Thursday’s and Friday’s entire routes will be unaffected by these holiday disruptions.
All refuse should be placed at normal pickup locations by 6 a.m. on the scheduled day of pickup.
There will be no return pickups. No recycling will be collected Dec. 23 or Dec. 30.
The F Street Limb and Compost Site also will be closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1, 2018.
This information was provided by City of Arkansas City Public Information Officer and Special Projects Coordinator Andrew Lawson.