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Wednesday, January 28, Trash/Recycling Collections May Be Hampered By Icy Alleys

Date Released: 
Tue, 01/27/2015

Wednesday, January 28, Trash/Recycling Collections May Be Hampered By Icy Alleys

Contact: Linda Grant, 202-671-2375

(Washington, DC) The Department of Public Works announced today that subfreezing temperatures predicted for Wednesday, January 28 may impede trash and recycling collections, especially where collections occur in alleys.  Today, sun and temperatures in the high 30sF will melt the snow; however, refreezing will occur overnight. Residents whose collections are missed are asked to hold their items until the next collection day.

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