2017-11-17 / Community News

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Schedules announced for Thanksgiving holiday

The Thanksgiving holiday next week has altered several schedules in Scarborough, including solid waste and recycling pickup.

Due to the holiday on Thursday, Nov. 23, trash normally picked up that day will be picked up Friday, Nov. 24.

Trash typically picked up on Fridays, will be collected Saturday, Nov. 25.

Thanksgiving is one of four holidays in which solid waste and recycling pick up is not collected. The other three holidays are Independence Day, Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Town offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24.

Scarborough schools are not in session Nov. 22 to Nov. 24. Scarborough Public Library is also closed on Thanksgiving.

Due to Thanksgiving, the Community Recycling Center on Runway Road on the Scarborough/South Portland border will only be open Tuesday, Nov. 21 and Wednesday, Nov. 22 next week. It will reopen Tuesday, Nov. 28.

Compiled by Staff Writer Michael Kelley. He can be reached at news@scarboroughleader.com.

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