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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 Nov. 11 for Veterans Day; will reopen Nov. 12

City of Arkansas City logoARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (Nov. 5, 2019) The City of Arkansas City will shift to a four-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all City offices Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans Day.

The Cowley County Landfill also will be closed Nov. 1 1 for Veterans Day.

All of Monday’s and part of Tuesday’s routes will be collected Tuesday. The part of Tuesday’s route to be collected is from Madison Avenue south to the Mill Canal, and from Summit Street east to E Street and southeast through Sleeth Addition.

Veterans Day 2018(Please see accompanying map for full detail of pickup areas.)

The remainder of Tuesday’s route and all of Wednesday’s routes will be collected as scheduled.

Thursday’s and Friday’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. No recycling will be collected Nov. 9. Saturday recycling has been permanently discontinued and residents will have to use one of the three recycling trailers.