LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A local waste company is celebrating a brand new holiday. It’s National Garbage Man Day.
This is the first year for the holiday which encourages raised awareness for workers in the sanitation industry.
On Monday, June 17, Rumpke celebrated the men and women who keep Kentuckiana neighborhoods clean with a cookout and awards presentation.
Rumpke has a printable card on its website that you can leave for your garbage collector or you can mail it.
The address for Rumpke is 1101 West Oak Street, Louisville, Ky. 40210.