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Mayor Stothert issues update on collection pickups

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Posted at 9:43 PM, Jun 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-04 22:43:05-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert says Waste Management has completed all missed pickups from last week and Monday.

While Tuesday collections started today, only 15% are complete with the rest planned for pickup Wednesday.

Read the mayor's statement below:
"Waste Management reports tonight that is has completed all missed pickups from last week and Monday. Tuesday collections did start today, but are only 15% complete, these routes will be collected tomorrow. Waste Management is following through on the plan of action we required to get caught up and as we reported yesterday, the worst case scenario is a Saturday finish. The employees are working long hours to get the large volume of trash and yard waste collected. We appreciate their efforts."