The city refuse department won't be working on Thanksgiving but garbage pick-up service will resume Friday. If your garbage day is Thursday it will instead be collected Friday, November 29. Garbage pick-up scheduled for Friday will be collected on Saturday, November 30th.
City and county leaders say the property Northeast of the city sewage treatment plant and close to the Yakima Greenway pathway is the best area and that they'll use landscaping and rules to mitigate impacts to the area from homelessness.
Several roads in the southeast section of Yakima, including multiple side streets of Fair Avenue, along with roads in the northwest section of the city, including side streets off of 85th Avenue, will be the focus of the chip sealing program this week.