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Due to developing icy conditions in alleys and along residential streets, the City of Richardson Solid Waste Division has suspended remaining collections of all solid waste services for today (Friday, Feb. 27)

Work crews will attempt to pick up all neighborhoods that did not have their trash or recycling picked up today by the end of day tomorrow (Saturday, Feb. 28). Any trash and recycling not picked up by the end of Saturday will be completed by the end of Monday.

Several municipal facilities will also close early today and open late tomorrow due to severe winter weather forecast for the morning hours.

Please see the following schedule for more details on residential and commercial solid waste services and facility operating hours:

Solid Waste Services

Residential – Approximately 50 percent of routes were completed today. City crews will begin at noon tomorrow and finish remaining neighborhoods that did not have trash picked up.

Recycling – Approximately 50 percent of routes were completed today. City crews will begin at noon tomorrow and finish remaining neighborhoods that did not have recycling picked up.

Commercial - Approximately 50 percent of routes were completed today. Crews will begin tomorrow at noon and finish remaining locations as well as Saturday's regular commercial collections.

BABIC – Collections were completed for the day and are caught up for the week.

City Facility Schedule

Friday, Feb. 27

The following facilities will close at 5 p.m. due to severe winter weather:

  • Animal Shelter
  • Heights Recreation Center
  • Huffhines Recreation Center
  • Senior Center
  • Public Library
  • Gymnastics Center

Saturday, Feb. 28

The following facilities will open at 10 a.m. due to severe winter weather:

  • Animal Shelter
  • Heights Recreation Center
  • Huffhines Recreation Center

The Gymnastics Center will open at 2 p.m. due to severe winter weather.

Closings

  • Senior Center (CLOSED ALL DAY)
  • Tennis Center (CLOSED ALL DAY)

Residents are encouraged to check back often for updated information on closures and alterations to City services.

Last updated: 2/27/2015 2:50:21 PM