City of Tampa Solid Waste Department Revises Collection Schedule for Christmas Holiday

12/19/16
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City of Tampa offices will be closed on Friday, December 23, 2016 and Monday, December 26, 2016 in observance of Christmas.  As a result, customers scheduled for collection service or needing access to the McKay Bay Transfer Station will be affected.  The revised holiday collection schedule is as follows:

  • Residential accounts: Normal service collection on Friday, December 23, 2016 and Monday, December 26, 2016.
  • Commercial accounts: Normal service collection on Friday, December 23, 2016, Saturday, December 24, 2016 and Monday, December 26, 2016.
  • McKay Bay Transfer Station and Scale House will run a modified schedule on Friday, December 23, 2016, closing at 3:00 p.m. The facility will be closed on Saturday, December 24, 2016.  Normal service schedule will resume on Monday, December 26, 2016.

The City of Tampa Christmas tree collection service will run Monday, December 26, 2016 through Friday, January 6, 2017. Residents are asked to remove all decorations and lights, cut tree limbs to four feet lengths, bundle, and place at curbside on their regularly scheduled yard waste collection day.

 For additional questions or concerns, please call the City of Tampa Utilities Consolidated Call Center at (813) 274-8811, or visit the website at www.tampagov.net/solidwaste.

 NOTE: New Tampa residents are encouraged to contact Hillsborough County Solid Waste Management at (813) 272-5680 for their holiday collection schedule.

For additional information, please contact: 

Ashley Bauman, Public Affairs Director
(813) 274-8262
Ashley.Bauman@tampagov.net