Dear News Editor/Journalist
Pikitup, the City of Johannesburg’s waste management entity, would like to advise Joburg residents and business owners that refuse will be collected on all public holidays except on Christmas Day, Wednesday 25 December 2019.
Residents whose scheduled waste collection day falls on Christmas Day are advised to keep their refuse bins inside their properties and place them outside for collection on Thursday 26, 2019. Note: Pikitup’s service schedule for festive season below:
|DATES||REFUSE COLLECTION||COLLECTION OF RECYCLABLE MATERIALS||COLLECTION OF BULK WASTE||GARDEN SITES||LANDFILL SIITES||COMMERCIAL SERVICES|
|16-Dec-19||YES, in all scheduled areas||YES||YES||YES, Until 12PM||YES ALL||YES, as per schedule|
|26-Dec-19||YES, in all scheduled areas||YES, only in scheduled areas||NO||YES, Until 12PM||YES ALL||YES, as per schedule|
|01-Jan-20||YYES, in all scheduled areas||YES, only in scheduled areas||NO||YES, Until 12PM||YES ALL||YES, as per schedule|
Pikitup is also appealing to residents to refrain from giving its employees Christmas gifts.