Here are the changes to Richardson trash service, city facility hours over the holidays

The city of Richardson has amended its facility hours and city service schedule ahead of the Christmas and New Year's holidays, according to a news release. (Courtesy Fotolia)
The city of Richardson has amended its facility hours and city service schedule ahead of the Christmas and New Year's holidays, according to a news release. (Courtesy Fotolia)

The city of Richardson has amended its facility hours and city service schedule ahead of the Christmas and New Year's holidays, according to a news release. (Courtesy Fotolia)

The city of Richardson has amended its facility hours and city service schedule ahead of the Christmas and New Year's holidays, according to a news release.


Recycling and brush and bulky item collection services will be suspended Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day, per the release. There will be no makeup days for trash pickup; however, the following makeup dates have been reserved for recycling service.

  • The makeup day for Dec. 24 service is Dec. 23.

  • The makeup day for Dec. 25 service is Dec. 26.

  • The makeup day for Dec. 31 service is Dec. 30.

  • The makeup day for Jan. 1 service is Dec. 31.


The following city facilities are closed on certain days and hours over the holidays.


  • Animal Shelter: closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1

  • City Hall/Civic Center and Municipal Court: closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1

  • Eisemann Center: closed Dec. 24-27 and Jan. 1-3

  • Gymnastics Center: closed Dec. 24-25, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1

  • Library: closes at 5 p.m. Dec. 23 and Dec. 31; closed Dec. 24-26 and Jan. 1

  • Recreation centers and Tennis Center: closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1; closes at 5 p.m. Dec. 31.

  • Sherrill Park Golf Course: closed Dec. 25

By Olivia Lueckemeyer
Olivia Lueckemeyer graduated in 2013 from Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in journalism. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2016 as reporter for the Southwest Austin edition before her promotion to editor in March 2017. In July 2018 she returned home to the Dallas area and became editor of the Richardson edition.


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