This is your friendly reminder that garbage, recycling, and bulk and brush will not be collected Thursday, which — in case you’ve somehow forgotten — is Thanksgiving.

Worried what to do with the expired milk? Don’t fret about keeping it for another week. Instead bring your trash and recycling to the curb this Wednesday.

On Friday McCommas Bluff Landfill and Bachman Transfer Station will reopen to the public. Garbage and recycling will be collected as usual, too.

If at all possible, let’s avoid recreating this scene on Live Oak in August.

The pile near Live Oak and Prairie included, mismatched boots, fake board game money, family pictures and something very pungent.


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