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The City of Arkansas City strives to provide a high quality of life for its citizens by furnishing a variety of efficient services in a professional, courteous manner.

Sanitation shifts to four-day schedule next week due to holiday

City of Ark City offices closed Dec. 25 for Christmas; to reopen Dec. 26

City of Arkansas City logoARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (Dec. 19, 2019) The City of Arkansas City will shift to a four-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all City offices Dec. 25 in observance of Christmas.

The Cowley County Landfill and F Street burn pit also will be closed Dec. 25 for Christmas Day.

All of Monday’s and Tuesday’s routes will be collected normally next week.

Christmas and New Year's Days 2019/2020All of Wednesday’s route and part of Thursday’s route will be collected Dec. 26. The part of Thursday’s route to be collected that day is from Birch Avenue north to Kansas Avenue and from Sixth Street west to 15th Street. (Please see accompanying map for full detail of pickup areas.)

The remainder of Thursday’s route and all of Friday’s routes will be collected as scheduled.

Monday’s and Tuesday’s routes will be unaffected by this holiday disruption.

All refuse should be placed at normal pickup locations by 6 a.m. on the scheduled day of pickup.

There will be no return pickups.