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Memorial Day Collection Schedule; DPW Summer Hours Begin

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According to a Wilkes-Barre city press release,

City Hall will be closed and there will be no DPW services on Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2022.

Monday, May 30th garbage and paper and cardboard recycling collection for Downtown and South Wilkes-Barre 1 rescheduled for Tuesday, May 31st. Monday, May 30th  Yard Waste pickup is postponed and will resume on Monday, June 6th. All other collections remain unchanged.Additionally, on Tuesday, May 31st , Wilkes-Barre’s Department of Public Works (DPW) will begin their summer hours of 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM, and will continue through Tuesday, September 6th. Garbage, recycling, and yard waste collection must be placed curbside by 6:00 AM, on your collection day, during summer hours.