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Posted on: April 16, 2018

City of Athens Spring Clean Up Week is April 23rd - April 27th, 2018

The City of Athens spring clean-up week is scheduled April 23rd through April 27th, 2018. Residents can put unlimited bags out for collection during their regularly scheduled collection day at no additional cost. Large items, such as mattresses, can also be put out, however, special haul charges will be applied. Dumpsters will be available for large item and scrap metal at the Engineering and Public Works service garage annex located at 387 W. State St. The hours of operation for this service will be from 7:30 AM to 7 PM Monday through Friday. Proof of residence will be required (valid ID or utility bill). Household hazardous waste, such as paint and solvents, will not be accepted. Yard waste will not be accepted. Yard waste can be picked up through the city's yard waste program on Tuesdays and Fridays (there is a fee) by scheduling a pickup at (740) 592-3343. Please direct questions to Ron Lucas, Deputy Service-Safety Director, at (740) 592-3340 or email

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