East Providence News

8/27/2013 - Labor Day 2013 Rubbish Collection Changes

City of East Providence
Department of Public Works
Refuse/Recycling Division


Date:           August 27, 2013

Contact:      Donna McMahon, Refuse/Recycling Contact

Phone:        435-7701

Re:              Holiday Rubbish Collection Change

Release:      Immediate

Labor Day

East Providence, RI, The East Providence Public Works Department, Recycling/Refuse Division announces that all household refuse and yard waste collections this week will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week. Regularly Monday collections will be Tuesday, September 3, 2013, Tuesday will be Wednesday, Wednesday will be Thursday, Thursday will be Friday and Friday will be collected on Saturday. This new holiday policy went into effect on September 2, 2013.

DUE TO THE NEW RECYCLING CART COLLECTION BEGINNING THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 9TH, THERE WILL BE NO RECYCLING COLLECTION THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 2ND THROUGH SEPTEMBER 7TH. Regular Monday collection for rubbish, recycling in new carts only and yard waste will resume on Monday, September 9, 2013.

Residents are asked to have all materials at the curb by 6:00 A.M. on the day of collection.

For more information please contact the Dept of Public Works / Recycling office at 435.7701 or 435.7710.