ITHACA, N.Y. –– In observance of Veterans Day City of Ithaca offices as well as several Tompkins County offices will be closed.

Both city and county offices will be closed for the entirety of the day Wednesday, Nov. 11. For Ithacans, trash and yard waste collection scheduled to occur on or after Wednesday of this week will be delayed by one day. If your regular trash/yard waste pick-up this week is scheduled for Wednesday, your collection will occur Thursday, scheduled Thursday pick-up will occur Friday, etc.

For county residents, the Recycling and Solid Waste Center will be open its regular hours, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and there will be no change in curbside recycling collection.

All offices will re-open for regular hours on Thursday, November 12.

Anna Lamb

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