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Fort Wayne: No garbage collection Monday, Tuesday

Statement as issued Monday by the city of Fort Wayne:

Fort Wayne, Ind. – Due to dangerously cold temperatures and heavy snow and drifting, there will be no garbage and recycling collection on Tuesday.

The Solid Waste Department asks for patience from customers in this decision made for the safety of workers and the protection of personal and public property.

The next collection for customers who are normally picked-up on Monday will occur on January 13, 2014.

Those residents who are normally connected on Tuesday thru Friday will have garbage and recycling run a day behind.

• Normal Tuesday customers will have collection on Wednesday January 8, 2014

• Normal Wednesday customers will have collection on Thursday January 9, 2014

• Normal Thursday customers will have collection on Friday January 10, 2014

• Normal Friday customers will have collection on Saturday January 11, 2014

(Note: Both A and B recycling will be picked up on Monday, Jan. 13.)

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