(WNY News Now) – The Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (BPU) has announced a one-day delay in garbage and recycling collection for the entire week due to the upcoming Labor Day holiday on September 4.
Jamestown – In light of the upcoming Labor Day holiday, the Jamestown Board of Public Utilities (BPU) will be closed on Monday, September 4. Consequently, the usual garbage and recycling collection scheduled for that day will experience a one-day delay, with collections beginning on Tuesday, September 5. This shift will continue throughout the week, causing a cascading delay for the rest of the collection days.
Tuesday’s collection will take place on Wednesday, Wednesday’s on Thursday, Thursday’s on Friday, and Friday’s collection will occur on Saturday, September 9, restoring the regular collection schedule.
Despite the Labor Day holiday weekend, the Yard Waste Site located at 1001 Monroe Street will be operational with its standard hours of 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 2. It will also be open from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 6. However, it will remain closed on Saturday, September 9, to accommodate the special Saturday collection of garbage and recycling.
Residents are advised to take note of this adjusted collection schedule and plan accordingly to ensure proper disposal of waste during the holiday week.