City of Bartlesville sanitation crews collect solid waste from residential and commercial customers on designated days of the week in accordance with established routes. (See map of trash pickup days days.)


Holidays sometimes impact regularly scheduled refuse collection routes. Collections routes are not serviced on most recognized holidays, but residential and business collections are made on another day that week.

Unless otherwise specified, if a holiday falls on your collection date, your trash will be picked up on Wednesday of that week.

2024 holidays & alternate collection dates

New Year’s — Jan. 1
Alternate collection date: Jan. 3

Martin Luther King Jr. Day — Jan. 15
Alternate collection date: Jan. 17

President’s Day — Feb. 19
Alternate collection date: Feb. 21

Good Friday — March 29
Alternate collection date: March 27

Memorial Day — May 27
Alternate collection date: May 29

Independence Day — July 4
Alternate collection date: July 3

Labor Day — Sept. 2
Alternate collection date: Sept. 4

Thanksgiving — Nov. 28 &29
Alternate collection dates:
Wednesday, Nov.  27 for Thursday routes
Friday, Nov. 29 for Friday routes (no change)

Christmas — Dec. 25
Christmas is on a Wednesday. Trash routes will run on their normal schedules this week.