Talking trash at Christmas
Tis the season for trash.
According to a study from Stanford University, just because there's a study for everything now, "Americans throw away 25% more trash during the Thanksgiving to New Year's holiday period than any other time of year."
So, what does that mean for trash collection and drop-off here in Baldwin County? Well, "Waste Management has stated there will be no delays for weekly cart pickup during the Christmas Holidays," according to the Baldwin County Board of Commissioners' Facebook page.
In terms of the convenience centers, all will close at 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve, which is a Saturday this year, and remain closed on Christmas.
Here are the normal operating hours of each of Baldwin County's five convenience centers...