City of Tampa Solid Waste Department Revises Collection Schedule for the Spring Day Holiday

04/06/17
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City of Tampa offices will be closed on Friday, April 14, 2017 in observance of the Spring Day holiday.  As a result, customers scheduled for collection service or, needing access to the McKay Bay Transfer Station on Friday, April 14, 2017 will be affected.  The revised holiday collection schedule is as follows:

  • Residential accounts: There will be no collection on Friday, April 14, 2017.  Normal garbage service will resume on the next scheduled service day (Tuesday, April 18, 2017).  Recycling and yard waste collection will resume on Friday, April 21, 2017.
  • Commercial accounts: There will be no collection on Friday, April 14, 2017.
      • Roll-off, compactor and dumpster customers- A make-up collection day for customers with service normally scheduled for Friday, April 14, 2017 will occur on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Normal service schedules will resume on Monday, April 17, 2017. 
      • Curbside cart customers- Service for commercial garbage customers with 95/65 gallon cart service will resume on the next scheduled service day (Tuesday, April 18, 2017).  Recycling collection will resume on Friday, April 21, 2017.
      • All other cart customers- Collection will run one day behind for the remainder of the week.  Normal service schedules will resume on Monday, April 17, 2017. 
  • McKay Bay Transfer Station and Scale House will be closed on Friday, April 14, 2017 and will re-open on Saturday, April 15, 2017.

For additional questions or concerns, please call the City of Tampa Utilities Consolidated Call Center at (813) 274-8811, or visit our 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