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Holiday Collection



Date of Holiday

Rescheduled Collection Date

Call in Bulk Waste by:

Veteran’s Day

Tuesday, November 11th

No change to collection schedule

3:00 p.m., Monday, November 10th  

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 27th

Saturday, November 29th

3:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 26th

Day After Thanksgiving

Friday, November 28th

No change to collection schedule.

3:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 26th

Christmas Eve

Wednesday, December 24th

No change to collection schedule

3:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 23rd

Christmas Day

Thursday, December 25th

Saturday, December 27th

3:00 p.m. Friday, December 26th

New Year’s Day

Thursday, January 1st

Saturday, January 3rd

3:00 p.m., Friday, January 2nd  

Reminder: The Division of Towing and Recovery accepts unwanted E-waste 24 hours a day and seven days a week at 1188-A Lance Road. Norfolk Residents must provide proof of residency; driver's licenses or utility bills are acceptable.

Helpful Tips:

  • Blue recycling containers are collected on the same scheduled day of the week as green containers; however, recycling is collected every other week.
  • *Requests for bulk waste collection must be made by 3:00 p.m. as noted above by calling the Norfolk Cares IMPACT Center at (757) 441-5813, or by completing a request at
  • To determine your recycling day, call 757-441-5813 or view the recycling calendar.
  • For more information, please contact the Department of Public Works Division of Waste Management at 757-441-5813 or send us an email.