LRS observes the following holidays for updated service schedules.

Observed Holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Day

If a holiday falls on a Saturday, that actual day is the observed holiday.
If a holiday falls on a Sunday, then Monday would be the observed day off.

Municipal Holiday Schedule

  • Highland Park, Highwood, Riverwoods, Bannockburn, Wheaton, Blue Island: residential pickup is behind one day throughout the week of the given holiday.
  • Skokie, Winnetka, Glencoe: residential pickup regularly scheduled for Monday and Tuesday will be serviced one day behind; Thursday and Friday services will not be affected. Glencoe’s service changes occur after a holiday not before.


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