Saturday, January 28, 2023

City closed for MLK Day, bulk trash pickup must be scheduled by Friday

WILMINGTON — Martin Luther King Jr. Day will be honored Monday, Jan. 16. City of Wilmington offices will be closed for the federally recognized holiday.

City recycling and trash collection service are scheduled to run as normal on Monday. However, anyone needing bulky items, metal or electronics picked up must schedule before 4 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 13.

Call 910-341-7875.

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Shea Carver
Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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