DeKalb announces possible sanitation collection delays due to Tropical Storm Fred


Servicing for all customers to be completed by week’s end



DECATUR, GA– Due to Tropical Storm Fred, the DeKalb County Sanitation Division may experience sanitation service delays for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday customers.

Sanitation crews will work through Saturday, if necessary, to ensure all households are serviced. Residents are encouraged to keep their garbage, recycling and yard trimmings at the curb until servicing occur, county officials said.

The Sanitation Division apologizes for the inconvenience and appreciates residents’ patience as residential collection teams work toward safely completing this week’s collection schedule, athe county stated in a news release..

For more information on services offered by the Sanitation Division, contact the Customer Care team at 404-294-2900 or, visit, or follow the Sanitation Division on Twitter @DKalbSanitation.


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