Solid Waste employee tests positive for COVID-19

Coronavirus New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The City of Albuquerque is temporarily shutting down one of its trash drop-off sites after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.

According to city officials, the employee is self-quarantined and does not have contact with the public while on the job. Other employees have been sent home as a precaution.

To manage the staff shortage, Montessa Park Convenience Center will be closed Sunday, July 19 through Tuesday, July 21. The Eagle Rock and Don Reservoir Convenience Centers will remain open.

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