Holiday Policy

Holiday Policy

What holidays does Long Prairie Sanitation observe?

Our office will be closed and routes not performed on the following days:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Fourth of July
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

How does a holiday affect my day or service?

  • Routes will run on their normal schedule the days before a holiday.
  • Routes which occur on a holiday and the rest of that week will run "one day late".
  • If a holiday occurs on a weekend, routes will run on their normal schedule.

Examples:

  • If a holiday occurs on a Monday, Monday through Friday routes will be done Tuesday through Saturday.
  • If a holiday occurs on a Tuesday, Tuesday through Friday routes will be done Wednesday through Saturday.
  • If a holiday occurs on a Thursday, Thursday and Friday routes will be done on Friday and Saturday.

Please call us at 1-320-732-6464 if you have any questions or concerns.

Note: Please have your containers to the curb by 6:00 a.m. to ensure pickup.

2019 Single Sort Recycling Calendars

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