City announces Christmas, New Year schedule

The City of Sweetwater business offices will be closed Dec. 24 and 25 in observance of the Christmas holidays and Jan. 1, for New Year’s Day.There will be no residential refuse collection on Tuesday, Dec. 24, or Wednesday, Dec. 25, as well as Wednesday, Jan. 1, New Year’s Day. All residential containers will be serviced during the remainder of those days during that work week. The Citizens Drop-Off-Center and Type-IV Landfill will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 24, and Wednesday, Dec. 25, and also on Wednesday, Jan. 1. All hand pick-up and roll–out cart customers will be pick up on Friday, Dec. 27, as well as Jan. 3.The commercial refuse collection will run regular customer routes on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday of the holiday week. There will be no commercial collection on Wednesday, Dec. 25, or Wednesday, Jan. 1. These routes will be collected on Tuesday. Christmas tree discard locations will be at the Drop off Center located at 807 W. Broadway and the landfill during regular operating hours. "Again we urge our citizens to not place them in dumpsters or alleys."The employees of the City of Sweetwater wish everyone a very happy and safe holiday season.