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Solid Waste - Holiday Collection Schedule

  1. For ACC Solid Waste Customers Only: 2019 Memorial Day Holiday Schedule

    March 5, 2019, 10:00 AM - June 3, 2019

    The Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will suspend garbage, recycling, and leaf & limb collections on Monday, May 27, 2019 in recognition of the Memorial Day Holiday. If you have residential service & commercial service with us outside of downtown and your pickup day falls on Monday, May 27, 2019, your collection will be delayed by one day. For example, Monday will be serviced on Tuesday and Friday serviced on Saturday. We will resume our normal pickup schedule on Monday, June 3, 2019. Please make sure your trash and recycling roll-carts are out on the curb by 7:00 a.m. on your altered service pick up day. If you have commercial or residential service with us and are located within the Downtown District your service will be picked up on the regular schedule. Annually, the Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Department will alter collection service for the following holidays - New Year's Day, MLK Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Chris

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Solid Waste Events (KACCB and Recycling Division)

  1. KACCB Great American Cleanup

    April 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019 @ All of Athens!

    It is time for our Loop 10 Daffodil Plantings to burst into bloom and during April’s GreenFest and the Great American Cleanup, Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful encourages citizens to get outside, enjoy the show, and cleanup our roadways. We are looking for volunteer groups to do a cleanup of our Loop 10 ramps and we have tools to help! Consider adopting a ramp or a road: Adopt-A-Highway is a FREE program for groups who make a four annual cleanup/one-mile commitment. A nameplate, tools, and pick up of your collected trash are provided. Schedule a One-Time Cleanup: Our Down & Dirty Program is perfect for clubs, churches, classrooms, and even individuals and families that need a one-time service project! Contact KACCB for more information or to reserve tools.

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Water Conservation and Public Utilities

  1. Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation

    April 1, 2019 - April 30, 2019, 11:50 PM @ Athens, GA

    Greetings from the Athens-Clarke County Water Conservation Office! We are participating in the Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation from April 1st to April 30th. This Earth Month, we need your help in raising Athens’ national water-wise ranking! Take the pledge at, and enter Athens, GA as your city. YOU can support the Classic City and be entered to win cash prizes, eco-friendly gear, and nominate a deserving charity to win a 2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid! This year Athens, Georgia is determined to win first place in this water conservation competition. Need more reason to pledge? Gainesville, FL has challenged Athens, GA to see which city collects the most pledges.

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