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City of Reading Announces Extended Early Trash and Recycling Pick-Ups Due to Heat Advisory


Reading, PA: Due to continued high temperatures forecasted in the mid-90s and an ongoing heat advisory, the City of Reading will extend early trash and recycling pick-ups by one hour for the week of June 24th through June 28th. This adjustment aims to protect staff from heat-related illnesses or injuries.


We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.


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