The City of Arkansas City’s Public Services Division and the Cowley County Landfill will be closed Dec. 26 and Jan. 2, 2017, in observance of Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, respectively.

Arkansas City sanitation crews will collect refuse on the following schedule:

  • All of Monday’s and part of Tuesday’s routes will be collected Dec. 27 and Jan. 3, 2017. The part of Tuesday’s route to be collected is from Madison Avenue south to the Mill Canal, and from Summit Street east to E Street and Sleeth Addition.
  • The remainder of Tuesday’s route will be collected and all of Wednesday’s route will be collected as scheduled Dec. 28 and Jan. 4, 2017.
  • Thursday’s and Friday’s routes also will be collected as scheduled.

All refuse should be placed at the normal pickup location by 6 a.m. There will be no return pickups.

There also will be no recycling Dec. 24 or Dec. 31.

This information was provided by City of Arkansas City Public Information Officer and Special Projects Coordinator Andrew Lawson.