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Main Office
304 North Church Street
Bowling Green, OH 43402

Telephone: 419-354-6227
Fax: 419-353-4235

Email: bgpw@bgohio.org

 

Facilities Building
815 East Poe Road
Bowling Green, OH 43402


Recycling Center
1040 North College Drive
Bowling Green, OH 43402
Open 24 hours

 

Schedule & Holidays

Important Refuse/Recycling Collection notes:

  • The Normal Four Day Refuse Collection schedule for the City of Bowling Green is Monday thru Thursday during non-holiday weeks. The following is subject to change due to weather or other circumstances. Watch for additional details in the newspaper or call the Public Works Department at 419-354-6227.
  • If a holiday falls on a Saturday, the City will observe the holiday on Friday and this has no effect on the refuse collection schedule. If a holiday falls on a Sunday, the City will observe the holiday on Monday and this will delay the normal refuse collection schedule by one day that entire week.

Monday Holiday:

  • All normal refuse collection delayed one day that entire week.

Tuesday Holiday:

  • Normal Refuse Collection will occur for Monday but the remainder of the week will be delayed one day.

Wednesday Holiday:

  • Normal Refuse Collection will occur for Monday and Tuesday but the remainder of the week will be delayed one day.

Thursday Holiday:

  • Normal Refuse Collection will occur for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, but Thursday's collection will be picked up on Friday. (Except for Thanksgiving when Thursday will be collected on the Wednesday prior to Thanksgiving Thursday).

Friday Holiday:

  • No effect on the Refuse Collection schedule.

 

                         2014 PUBLIC WORKS SCHEDULE

 

January 2014

Holiday (New Year's)- Wednesday, January 1.   Normal refuse collection for Wednesday and Thursday delayed one day this week.

Christmas tree pickup week of January 6.

All Christmas trees must be curbside on Monday, January 6 at 7am. There will be one citywide sweep of all four wards as pickup is by Ward NOT refuse collection day. Once the crew has completed a street, they will not return. 


Holiday (Martin Luther King)- Monday, January 20. No Refuse collection. Refuse collection delayed one day entire week.

    
February

Holiday (President's Day)– Monday, February 17. No refuse collection. Refuse collection delayed one day entire week.

 

March

Large item pickup begins week of March 17. To ensure collection, all items must be curbside on Monday March 17 by 7am.

 

April


Remove winter decorations from Oak Grove Cemetery by the first Monday in April.

 

May

Holiday (Memorial Day)–Monday, May 26. No refuse collection. Normal refuse collection delayed by one day this week.

 

June

 

July

Holiday (July 4th)– Friday, July 4. No refuse collection. Normal refuse collection this week.

August

 

September
Holiday (Labor Day) – Monday, September 1. No refuse collection. Normal refuse collection delayed by one day this week.

 

Large item pickup begins week of September 15.  To ensure collection, all items must be curbside on Monday September 15 at 7am.

 

Fall Brush Pickup beginning Monday, September 29.  All brush must be curbside on Monday, but no sooner than Monday, September 22.  

 

October

    
November


Decorations must be removed from Oak Grove Cemetery by the first Monday of November.


Fall Leaf collection begins November 3. Several passes of the city will be made as needed.

 

See tab "Current location of Leaf Collection" to track daily leaf collection progress and location. DO NOT RAKE LEAVES INTO THE STREET-It may result in a citation.

 

Holiday (Veteran's Day)–Tuesday, November 11.  Normal refuse collection for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday delayed one day this week.

Holiday (Thanksgiving)-Thursday, November 27. No refuse collection. Thursday's refuse collection will be on Wednesday, November 26.

Friday, November 28- City offices closed.

           
December

Holiday (Christmas)- Thursday December 25. No refuse collection.  Normal refuse collection for Thursday delayed by one day this week.
 

 These dates and services are subject to change. Watch for additional details in the newspaper, call the Public Works Department at 419-354-6227 or visit the web site at www.bgohio.org.

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