After further communication between residents, AEP Texas and City of Laredo officials, the City of Laredo will implement a special trash pick-up service for those affected by the power outage regarding spoiled food.

Any resident within the City limits, experiencing this scenario may call 3-1-1 to schedule trash pick-up for this special service today, January 3, and tomorrow, Thursday, January 4, 2018.

Solid Waste Services staff requests that residents put out only what fits into the Willie Bote green bin.

The public is reminded that regular trash pick-up resumes this Monday, January 8, and Tuesday January 9. Furthermore, recycling pickup is on schedule for this Friday, January 5.

For more information and service calls, please dial 3-1-1.

[LMT Online]