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Garbage pickup and Christmas tree recycling schedule for the Christmas holidays

City pick up dates for garbage and recycling due to holiday rescheduling.
December 23, 2014 - 11:54 AM

PENTICTON - The city would like to note some changes to curb side garbage and recycling pickup due to the Christmas holidays for the schedule taking place until Jan. 4, 2015.

December 25, 2014 garbage and recycling will be picked up on Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014.

January 1, 2015 garbage pickup will instead be collected on Saturday, January 3, 2015.

If you're through with your tree after the Christmas presents have been unwrapped and the Christmas meal is over, you'll be glad to know the Christmas tree recycling program starts on Boxing Day.  Trees can be dropped off at firehall number two, located at 285 Dawson Avenue to be chipped and recycled from Dec. 26, 2014 to January 31, 2015.

For more information regarding these schedules, please contact the public works department 250-490-2500.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Steve Arstad at or call 250-488-3065. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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