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For Immediate Release:
December 26, 2013
Media Contact:
Gayle Love

Frank Calderon

Miami-Dade County Public Works and Waste Management Department's New Year's holiday schedule

(MIAMI, December 26, 2013) – Customers of the Miami-Dade County Public Works and Waste Management Department (PWWM) should note that the upcoming New Year’s Day holiday, January 1, 2014, falls on a Wednesday.  Please see the schedule below for details.

Curbside Garbage and Trash Collection Service
The PWWM does not provide this service on Wednesdays, so customers will not be affected. 

Curbside Recycling
Curbside recycling service WILL take place as normally scheduled on Wednesday, January 1, 2014.  Customers whose recycling collection day falls on Wednesday, January 1, 2014, are advised to place their carts at the curb by 7 a.m. that day.

Disposal Facilities; Home Chemical Collection Centers
The Department’s disposal facilities, to include the Neighborhood Trash and Recycling Centers, Landfills, Resources Recovery Facility, Transfer Stations and Home Chemical Collection Centers, will observe normal hours of operation on Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Administrative Offices
The Department’s administrative offices will be closed on Wednesday, January 1, 2014

For more information on the Department’s New Year's Day holiday service schedule, call 3-1-1 or visit