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Polk County Waste & Recycling Independence Day Schedule

Published: July 1, 2024

Bartow, Fla. (July 1, 2024) – The North Central Landfill and North Central Transfer Station will be closed on Thursday, July 4 for Independence Day. The landfill and transfer station will re-open Friday, July 5.

Due to the landfill closure, there will be no Polk residential waste collection services. Normal scheduled services for Thursday, July 4, will take place on Friday; Friday services will take place on Saturday.

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