Valdosta celebrates National Garbage Man Day

Published: Jun. 17, 2014 at 7:35 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 22, 2014 at 7:35 PM EDT
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Darin Moore
Darin Moore

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - The city of Valdosta celebrated National Garbage Man Day by highlighting it's sanitation employees.
Darin Moore is a trash collector for the city. He said it's nice to see the city recognizing how important the job is to the city, but he feels the love every day from his customers.
"They bring us a soda or something, they buy us somethin' to eat, they say 'I thank you for what you do every day,'" Moore explained happily. "I got a lot of customers like that."
The city's sanitation department also includes dumpster haulers, sewage workers, and street cleaners.

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