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Weather postpones solid waste collection in Omaha

Posted at 10:26 AM, Dec 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-12 11:59:43-05

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Missed collections of garbage and recycling this week that were reported and scheduled to be picked up on Saturday have been postponed due to weather conditions.

Officials with Omaha's Public Works Department say the postponement is only for residential locations where garbage and recycling have not yet been serviced this week, and the resident had reported their cart had not been collected.

Missed collections that were previously reported will be collected on Monday.

Residents are asked to make sure that carts are visible and not snow covered.

Missed collections may be reported to the Solid Waste Hotline at 402-444-5238 after 7:00PM on the normal collection day. Citizens may sign up for e-mail notification of impending solid waste collection holidays or service delays related to weather by going to

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