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City garbage, recycling pickup expected to move slower this week as winter storm hits


FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - Don't expect to have your garbage and recycling picked up early this week within the city limits.

That's because crews are bracing for the winter storm system.

Trash and recycling collection is expected to move slower this week because of the predicted snow.

READ MORE: Major Monday snow & frigid cold

Because alleys are not plowed by city crews, it is more difficult for trucks to maneuver in those areas.

The city is asking residents to be patient.

Kayla Crandall

Kayla Crandall is an Emmy award-winning journalist. She serves as the Social Media and Digital Content Manager at WPTA. Follow her on Twitter @KaylerJayne.

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