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City Offices to Close During the Winter Holidays

In response to the continued financial challenges facing the City of Daly City, City offices, including libraries and recreation facilities, will be closed beginning Tuesday, December 24, 2013 through Wednesday, January 1, 2014.  City offices will re-open at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 2.  During this period, parking enforcement to accommodate street sweeping will be suspended.  Street sweeping and related parking enforcement will resume on Thursday, January 2.

The Daly City Police and Fire Departments will remain open throughout the holidays.  To report an emergency, dial 9-1-1.  Call (650) 991-8119 to report non-emergencies to the Daly City Police Department.

Due to the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, garbage and recycling collection will occur one day later than regularly scheduled EXCEPT for customers with Monday and Tuesday service.  Garbage and recycling collection will not take place on Christmas Day, December 25,  or New Year’s Day, January 1.  Customers with regular collection on Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays will be serviced one day later than usual beginning Thursday, December 26 through Friday, January 4.

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Allied Waste’s offices will be open during the holidays except for Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.  There will be NO service interruptions for Monday or Tuesday customers.   Christmas tree collection will take place on regular service days beginning Thursday, December 26, 2013 through Friday, January 31, 2014.  Please follow these collection guidelines when placing your tree out for collection:

• Tree must be cut into 4 ft. sections.
• Stands, lights and decorations must be removed.
• Flocked trees will be collected but not recycled.
• Multi-family residents must call Customer Service to arrange for pickup.
• Place trees next to yard waste cart for removal.
• After January 31, please call customer service for tree pick-up unless you are able to fit the tree in your greenwaste container.

Visit for information about recycling and garbage collection services, or call Allied’s Daly City office at (650) 756-1130.