Sunday, August 22, 2021
PROVIDENCE, RI – Due to inclement weather, trash and recycling pick-up will be delayed one day. Residents whose usual garbage collection day is Monday (8/23) will have their trash and recycling picked up on Tuesday (8/24). The one-day trash and recycling delay will continue throughout the week.
Residents should leave trash and recycling bins at the end of their driveways for collection, not in roadways.
Yard debris, bulky items and mattress pick-ups will also be delayed one day. Mattress collection appointments will be moved to Tuesday.
Missed trash and recycling collections can be reported to the Waste Management Call Center at (800) 972-4545.
To report a non-emergency issue, download the PVD311 application on the Apple Store or Google Play or call 3-1-1 during business hours. To receive up-to-the-minute alerts and updates, residents are encouraged to register for the CodeRED emergency notification system by visiting: https://www.providenceri.com/PEMA/codered.
Residents experiencing power outages should contact National Grid at 1-800-322-3223. Individuals are warned never to touch downed power lines and report downed lines to National Grid. In the event of an emergency, dial 911.