How do holidays affect the pickup schedule?
Holidays which fall on Monday and Tuesday delay garbage pickup one day. Holidays that fall on Thursday or Friday delay pickup until the following Monday or Tuesday. The weeks of Thanksgiving and Christmas pickup will be once weekly. The City of Gainesville observes the following holidays: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.