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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 offices closed May 25 for Memorial Day; limited court reopening May 26

City of Arkansas City logoARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (May 18, 2020) The City of Arkansas City will shift to a four-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all City offices May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

The Cowley County Landfill also will be closed May 25 for Memorial Day. The F Street Limb Disposal and Compost Site will be closed both May 23 and May 25.

Memorial Day sanitation mapAll 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. (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.