The City of Arkansas City will shift to a three-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all city offices July 3-4 in observance of Independence Day.

The Cowley County Landfill also will be closed July 4 for Independence Day.

All of Monday’s route and part of Tuesday’s route will not be collected until July 5.

The part of Tuesday’s route to be collected July 5 is from Madison Avenue south to the Mill Canal, from Summit Street east to E Street and southeast through Sleeth Addition, and from Summit Street east to C Street between Birch Avenue and the C Street Canal.Fourth of July sanitation pickup

(Please see accompanying map for full detail of pickup areas.)

The remainder of Tuesday’s route, all of Wednesday’s route and part of Thursday’s route will be collected July 6.

The part of Thursday’s route to be collected is from Birch Avenue north to Kansas Avenue and from Sixth Street west to 15th Street.

The remainder of Thursday’s route and Friday’s entire route will be collected July 7.

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 and no recycling will be collected July 1.

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