Republic Services, the City’s contracted waste disposal service provider, has announced they need to continue its suspension of curbside trash pick-up services through tomorrow, Thursday, January 31st. Although the current weather conditions and life-threatening temperatures have temporarily halted the company’s service operations, Republic Services will fulfill its weekly commitment to Des Plaines residents by completing all residential curbside refuse services by this Saturday.
Please note, this week’s services include trash pick-up only. Recycle services have been suspended for the remainder of the week. Des Plaines residents currently serviced by Republic Services are asked to adjust their calendars to the following temporary service schedule:
- Residents typically scheduled for Wednesdays will be serviced this Friday, February 1st
- Residents typically scheduled for Thursdays will also be serviced this Friday, February 1st
- Residents typically scheduled for Fridays will be serviced this Saturday, February 2nd
*Recycle and trash pick-up services will resume as scheduled beginning Monday, February 4th.
For the most current service-related information during the weather-related service suspensions, please visit Republic Services’ Active Service Alerts website at republicservices.com/service-alerts.