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Update on refuse collection delays serviced by the City's collection depots<p>​</p><div style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Refuse collection in wheelie bins </strong></div><div><br></div><div>Refuse removal has commenced in all areas that were previously affected by a backlog. The Urban Waste Management Directorate is concentrating all available resources together with contractors on clearing the backlog as soon as possible.  </div><div><br></div><div>Residents are requested to please leave bins out until 21:00. If they are not emptied on the scheduled day, residents are urged to bring their bins out for collection again the following day (including Saturday and Sunday).  </div><div><br></div><div><strong style="text-decoration:underline;">Recycling collection in bags</strong><br></div><div><br></div><div>The service in all areas, other than Helderberg and surrounds, has commenced.  The service in the Helderberg area will commence tomorrow, Wednesday 6 July, in areas normally scheduled for collection on Wednesday.</div><div><br></div><div><strong style="text-decoration:underline;">Drop-off facilities</strong><br></div><div><br></div><div>The service at drop-off facilities is still limited. So, at times, visitors will be diverted to landfill facilities. An update on drop-off facilities will be communicated as the situation changes.</div><div><br></div><div><strong>The City will continue to update residents around contingency plans as the situation unfolds.</strong></div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div><strong>End</strong></div><div><br><br></div><p><br></p>2022-07-04T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891dGP0|#f2666518-9a9f-4cb8-b9b5-555137fea74c;L0|#0f2666518-9a9f-4cb8-b9b5-555137fea74c|refuse collection;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb10


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