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Wednesday, January 30, 2019 2:33 pm

Verbatim: Extreme Cold Halts Thursday Garbage and Recycling Pick-Up

The following was released on Wed., Jan. 30, 2019 by the City of Fort Wayne: 

Fort Wayne, Ind. – As dangerously cold temperatures continue throughout the area, garbage and recycling collection for Fort Wayne residents will not occur on Thursday (tomorrow). 

The Allen County Health Department is advising everyone to avoid exposure to the extreme temperatures, and for the safety of the workers, both Red River, and Republic Services will not be collecting on Thursday. Additionally, the landfill and recycling drop-off centers will remain closed for business. 

The Allen County Health Department is advising everyone to avoid exposure to the extreme temperatures, and for the safety of the workers, both Red River, and Republic Services will not be collecting on Thursday. Additionally, the landfill and recycling center will remain closed on Thursday. 

The schedule for Fort Wayne residential collection the rest of this week will be as follows: 

• Wednesday collection will be on Friday, February 1, 2019

• Thursday collection will be on Saturday, February 2, 2019

• Friday collection will be on Monday, February 4, 2019 

Collection next week will run one day behind.


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