Household Chemical & Electronics Collection
The 2013 City of Tampa Household Chemical and Electronics
Collection event will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2013 from 9 a.m. to
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Tampa Fire Rescue Training Center, 116 S. 34th Street Tampa FL
Buckhorn Rolls Out First of Compressed Natural Gas Fleet
Mayor Bob Buckhorn rolls out the
first of the city's new compressed natural gas (CNG) solid waste vehicles on
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Tampa International Airport's CNG
station. The station is located at 4750 West South Avenue.
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City of Tampa Introduces Automated Recycling
In February 2013, the
Department of Solid Waste & Environmental Program Management launched a new
way to recycle. Be Smart, Use Your Cart is an exciting, new automated recycling
program for City of Tampa residents. Over an 18-month period, the 14-gallon blue
bins currently used to store recyclables at the curb will replaced with a
95-gallon green recycling cart, complete with technology that will make them
easier to track. More...
Payment Options at McKay
Bay Scale House
The City of Tampa Department
of Solid Waste & Environmental Program Management has expanded the payment
options at the McKay Bay Scale House.
Commercial Hauler Franchise
Beginning July 1, 2012 the City of
Tampa Department of Solid Waste & Environmental Program Management established a
new ordinance that differentiates payment requirements for fees paid by
commercial solid waste haulers, from the fees paid by self-hauling businesses
that conduct solid waste collection and/or disposal services within the City of
Tampa service area.
New Solid Waste Rates
In a letter mailed to Tampa residents during the months of December 2011 and
January 2012 the City of Tampa Department of Solid Waste & Environmental Program
Management laid out its proposal for a recommended, Residential & Commercial,
rate increase over the next 4-years.