Holiday Pick Up Schedule

  1. 2022 Holiday Trash/Recycling
Date Holiday Collection
Monday, January 17, 2022 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Regular service
Monday, February 21, 2022 Presidents' Day No pickup Monday.
All routes picked up one day later than usual all week.
Monday, May 30, 2022 Memorial Day No pickup Monday.
All routes picked up one day later than usual all week.
Monday, July 4, 2022 Independence Day No pickup Monday.
All routes picked up one day later than usual all week.
Monday, September 5, 2022 Labor Day No pickup Monday.
All routes picked up one day later than usual all week.
Thursday, November 24, 2022 Thanksgiving Day No pickup Thursday.
Thursday routes will be collected Monday November 28 and Friday, December 2.
Week of November 28, 2022 Week after Thanksgiving All routes picked up one day later than usual all week.
Monday, December 26, 2022 Christmas Day (observed) No pickup Monday.
All routes picked up one day later than usual all week.
Holiday Solid Waste Pick Up Guide
Before a Holiday
If your regular collection day falls before the holiday in a calendar week, your trash will be collected on your regular day.

On or After the Holiday
If your regular collection day falls on or after the holiday in a calendar week, your trash will be collected one day later than usual.

Sunday
When a holiday falls on a Sunday, all trash collection for the following week will be collected one day later than usual.

Thanksgiving
For the Thanksgiving holiday, Thursday’s routes will be collected both Monday and Friday the week after Thanksgiving; all other routes the week after Thanksgiving will be collected one day later than usual.

Additional Information
Holiday pick-up schedule information is distributed as a press release to or available at the following:
Radio Stations
  • KCJJ
  • KRNA
  • KXIC
Newspapers
  • Cedar Rapids and Iowa City Gazette
  • Community News Advertiser
  • Daily Iowan
  • Iowa City Press-Citizen
TV Stations
  • KCRG
  • KGAN