Possible trash collection delay in Columbia on Tuesday

1 year 6 days 8 hours ago Tuesday, July 17 2018 Jul 17, 2018 Tuesday, July 17, 2018 11:12:00 AM CDT July 17, 2018 in News
By: Leo Rocha, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Some people may notice their trash laying out on the curb for longer than usual on Tuesday.

The City of Columbia Solid Waste Utility said in a press release it is experiencing a "significant and unexpected" staff shortage and will be working late to help Tuesday route customers.

Solid Waste Utility asks residents to leave recycling material on the curb if it's not collected on Tuesday because it will be picked up later in the week.

As of now, there is no expected change to Wednesday, Thursday or Friday routes.

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