Virginia Beach Cancels Waste Pickup for Wednesday, Feb 18

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Due to the anticipated hazardous road and weather conditions, Public Works/Waste Management has CANCELLED trash and recycling collections for Wednesday.    Residents are asked to place their trash cans at the curb line and leave them there until they are serviced.   Those residents with small amounts of trash, or extra carts, may wish to skip collection this week, and have all materials collected the following week. 

Collections will resume as soon as conditions allow, and will operate on a sliding basis.  Tuesday collection area will be collected on the first day collections are resumed, and continuing each collection area as needed to complete collections for the week.​

Yard debris collection has been suspended for the remainder of the week. Additional requests for bulky item collection will be re-scheduled for next week.  The Virginia Beach Landfill and Resource Recovery Center will follow the City of Virginia Beach operating hours. 

For updates about collections, call Public Works Waste Management at 385-4650 or visit

Emergency preparedness information is available at For up-to-date storm information, follow us on Facebook and Twitter, or call VB311 Citizen Services by dialing 311 on landlines within the city limits, (757) 385-3111 by cell phone, or visit for online assistance. 


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