ITHACA,N.Y. –– In observance of the Memorial Day holiday this Monday, City and Town offices will be closed and services such as bus and waste pickup will be adjusted.

Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit (TCAT) buses will not be in operation and the agency’s call center will be closed on Monday. Service will resume and the call center will reopen Tuesday, June 1. Just as a note Summer service starts this Sunday, May 30.  

In addition the collection of trash, recycling and yard waste will be delayed by one day for the remainder of the week (ie: if your normal pick up day is Monday, your trash will be picked up on Tuesday). 

For those who don’t know their trash collection day call the Streets and Facilities Division at 607-272-1718 or use the resident services search tool. For recycling days, use the “Find My Recycling Day” tool on the county website.

Anna Lamb

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