City delays rubbish pickup in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day


January 13, 2022



Office of the Mayor

Patricia Resende

(401) 529-3207


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday rubbish schedule


EAST PROVIDENCE, RI – The city of East Providence Dept. of Public Works has announced that due to the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday there will be no rubbish or recycling collection on Monday, Jan. 17, 2022. Monday’s rubbish and recycling will be collected on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022 and rubbish and recycling collections for the remainder of the week will be delayed by one day.

Residents are asked to have rubbish and recycling containers at the curb by 6 a.m. for collection.



For questions or more information, please contact DPW Program Coordinator, Donna McMahon at (401)435-7701 Fax: 434-1725.