Garbage, recycling pickup in Waukesha canceled Monday due to cold

Published on: 1/6/2014

The frigid weather has impacted more than just the school district in Waukesha. 

According to the town and city websites, all garbage and recycling pickup has been canceled for Monday due to the dangerously cold temperatures in the area. 

As a result, pickup will be delayed one day all week.

On Friday, with below freezing temperatures expected, the Waukesha School District canceled school for Monday.

According to the National Weather Service, the temperature late Monday morning at the Waukesha County Airport is 17 degrees below zero with a wind chill of 45 degrees below zero.   

The Waukesha Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department has also canceled all classes/programs for Monday due to the cold.