YORK, Pa. (WHTM) — Due to severe heat forecasted for Tuesday, August 9, Republic Services in the City of York will do their trash pick-ups starting at 5 a.m.
Republic Services usually begins their collections at 6 a.m.
Physical labor during extreme heat can be dangerous for outdoor workers. High humidity and drastic temperatures often lead to heat-related illnesses.
The city recommends that residents put their trash out for collection at 5 p.m. the evening prior to normal collection days during extreme heat.
Crews will not return for items placed outside after 5 a.m.