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Neither garbage nor recycling is picked up on holidays. Please hold your garbage and recycling until the following day.
Please note the City of Gainesville observes the following holidays:
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Garbage is the bagged household waste that is generated from normal everyday living (i.e.: food waste, kitchen scraps, etc.).
No, even though both are considered solid waste, they are independently regulated by the State of Georgia’s Environmental Protection Division and must go to a landfill designed for each particular type of waste.
To best prepare your garbage for pickup, please follow these simple guidelines.