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Athens must suspend curbside recycling until further notice

Inmates can no longer help operate the recycling facility due to state protocols related to COVID-19.
Credit: wzdx

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The City of Athens has announced they must suspend curbside recycling because, at this time, the vendor cannot operate the facility. The city's recycling vendor in Decatur cannot get inmates to help operate the facility due to state protocols related to COVID-19.

The City of Athens must suspend curb side recycling services until further notice. Once the vendor is able to operate its facility, the city will notify residents.

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