Dare County announces closures, schedule changes ahead of July 4 – OBX Today

Dare County announces closures, schedule changes ahead of July 4 - OBX Today

The Dare County Public Works Department has announced that there will be no changes to Dare County’s residential or commercial trash collection schedule for Independence Day, which will be celebrated on Thursday, July 4, 2024.

All unincorporated areas of Dare County—as well as the Town of Kitty Hawk, for which Dare County Public Works provides trash collection services—will therefore operate on their normal schedule on Thursday, July 4, 2024.

However, all Dare County offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2024 in observance of Independence Day. These closures include the Dare County C&D Landfill, Manns Harbor Transfer Station, Buxton Transfer Station and Manteo Recycle Yard. All Dare County offices and facilities will reopen and operate with their regularly scheduled hours on Friday, July 5, 2024.

Dare County wishes our residents, property owners and visitors a safe holiday weekend! For more information about various fireworks shows and Independence Day events that are currently scheduled to take place throughout Dare County, please visit DareNC.gov/Fireworks. For more information about fireworks safety—including local rules and regulations—click here.

REMINDER: The Dare County Public Works Department only provides trash collection for the unincorporated areas of Dare County and the Town of Kitty Hawk. Unincorporated Dare County does not include areas within a town’s limits. If you are located within one of the incorporated towns within Dare County, please contact your municipality for information regarding any trash collection schedule changes in your area.

For more information about the Dare County Public Works Department and to sign up to receive trash collection alerts and updates, please visit DareNC.gov/PublicWorks.