Independence Day Solid Waste Collection Schedule

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The collection schedule for City of Tampa customers with regularly scheduled collection days on Friday, July 4, 2014 will be affected by the Independence Day Holiday. The modified holiday collection schedule is as follows:
  • Residential: There will be no garbage, yard waste, or recycling collection on Friday, July 4, 2014. Garbage collection will resume on the next scheduled service day, which is Tuesday, July 8, 2014, and recycling and yard waste collection will resume on Friday, July 11, 2014.
  • Commercial: Commercial accounts scheduled for service on Friday, July 4, 2014 will be serviced on Saturday, July 5, 2014. Normal collection schedules will resume Monday, July 7, 2014.
  • McKay Bay Transfer Station and Scale House will be closed on Independence Day, and the normal schedule will resume on Saturday, July 5, 2014.
For questions or concerns, please contact the City of Tampa Utilities Consolidated Call Center at (813) 274-8811, or visit the website at

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