Thanksgiving holiday brings changes to trash pickup schedule in Mount Vernon and Orange County

The upcoming holiday prompts changes to the trash pickup schedule in our area:
In Mount Vernon:
  • Today's schedule includes newspaper and cardboard pickups on the north side, while garbage collection will occur on the south side.
  • On Thanksgiving Day, there will be no trash pickup services.
In Orange County today:
  • Trash pickups are scheduled in Highland Falls and Fort Montgomery.
  • However, on Friday Nov. 24, recycling services will be suspended in Fort Montgomery, and collections will not take place.