Halifax Town Hall will be closed on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The town of Halifax will be picking up recyclables on Friday, Jan. 22 due to the modified holiday schedule.
The regular town curbside recycling pick up will resume Wednesday, Jan. 27 as customary.
During the modified holiday schedule, town residents may also take their properly prepared recyclable materials to the large yellow containers provided at the Blue Ridge Regional Jail lower parking lot which now accepts co-mingled newspaper including mixed paper, plastic, cardboard, aluminum and metal cans. Currently, no glass is permitted.
Normal curbside recycling will resume on Wednesday, Jan. 27.
The town of Halifax Solid Waste Department will conduct its solid waste pick-up the week of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on a modified schedule:
- Tuesday, Jan. 19: Residents normally served on this day will have solid waste picked up. This area includes properties along US Hwy 501 south from the railroad tracks to the corporate limits, Spencer Lane Golf Course Road, Brook Run, Cowford Road, Meadow Drive, Banister Road, Gatha’s Trail and Ballou Trail.
- Wednesday, Jan. 20: Residents normally served on Monday will have solid waste picked up. This area includes Mountain Road, Canterbury Drive, Woodview Road, Mimosa Drive, Oak Lane, Pine Road, Ash Street, Cedar Lane, Poplar Lane, Crawford Road, Academy Street, Ballpark Loop within corporate limits, Craddock Street, Houston Street and Main Street from Mountain Road south to the railroad tracks.
- Thursday, Jan. 21: Residents normally served on this day will have solid waste picked up. This area includes Maple Avenue, Buena Vista Drive, Park Lane, Lakeside Drive, Harding Street, Snead Lane, Cary Street, Elam Street, Hedderly Street, Jackson Street, Back Street and Main Street from Mountain Road north on US Hwy 501 and east on VA Hwy 360 to the corporate limits.
- Friday, Jan. 22: The town of Halifax Solid Waste Department will conduct curbside recycling on this day and resume regular weekly curbside recycling on Wednesday, Jan. 27.