The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

June 26, 2013

Holiday delays July 4 trash pickup

From staff reports
The Joplin Globe

JOPLIN, Mo. — There will be no Joplin trash pickup on Thursday, July 4, because of the holiday. The Thursday route will be collected on Friday and Friday’s route delayed until Saturday.

The Republic Services Transfer Station in Galena, Kan., which accepts bulky items from Joplin residential trash customers, also will be closed on the holiday. The transfer station will reopen on Saturday, July 6. Joplin’s Recycling Center also will be closed on the holiday.

For more information about the recycling center, contact Mary Anne Phillips at the city of Joplin, 417-624-0820, ext. 501. For questions about the trash collection, contact Republic Services at (800) 431-1507.