Garbage, Recycling Collection to Occur as Scheduled on Labor Day

Garbage, Recycling Collection to Occur as Scheduled on Labor Day

TROY, NY (September 3, 2021) – Public Works officials have announced that municipal garbage and recycling collection will proceed as scheduled on Monday, September 6th (Labor Day). City residents who normally receive Monday collection should place garbage and recycling bins out Sunday night. Leaf bag and bulk collection will be suspended.

City Hall will be closed on Monday, September 6th, in observation of the Labor Day holiday, and will reopen Tuesday, September 7th, at 8:30 a.m.

Mayor Madden reminds residents and property owners to keep sidewalks and curb ramps adjacent to their property free of obstacles when placing garbage and recycling bins out for collection. Cooperation from the public will help keep our community accessible to people of all ages and abilities.

For more information, please contact the Department of Public Works dispatcher at (518) 270-4579.


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John Salka, Communications Director
[email protected] / (518) 279-7131

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Incorporated in 1816, the City of Troy is the seat of Rensselaer County government and the county’s largest municipality by population. Situated on the eastern bank of the Hudson River, the City boasts seven miles of waterfront, a largely-preserved historic downtown, diverse neighborhoods, and several major colleges and universities. Troy’s history as the nation’s largest manufacturer of detachable cuffs and collars earned the City’s nickname “the Collar City.” A former steel & iron manufacturing powerhouse of the 19th and early 20th century, the City is now home to a growing hub of tech, game development, restaurants, and retail.

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