JONESBORO — Memorial Day is Monday and federal, state and local government entities throughout the area will be closed in observance.
In some cities, this closure will bring about changes to the sanitation routes.
For residents in Jonesboro, Trumann, Manila, Osceola, Pocahontas and Wynne, both Monday’s and Tuesday’s routes will be run Tuesday.
In Harrisburg and Newport, Monday’s residential garbage will be collected Tuesday and Tuesday’s will be collected Wednesday.
Cities reporting no interruption in trash pickup include Paragould, Hoxie, Walnut Ridge and Marked Tree.
Both Shelton Sanitation and Waste Connections will run regular routes on Monday.
The Craighead County Jonesboro Public Library will be closed both Sunday and Monday.