DeKalb County will not pick up residential trash, recyclables and yard trimmings on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 24.

Homes that normally have Thursday trash collection day is Thursday will receive service on Friday, Nov. 25 instead.

For more information, contact the county Sanitation Division at 404-294-2900 or, or visit

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