Independence Day Solid Waste Collection Schedule

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The collection schedule for City of Tampa customers with regularly scheduled collection days on Thursday, July 4, 2013 will be affected by the Independence Day Holiday.

There will be no residential garbage, yard-waste recycling, or blue-box recycling collection on Thursday, July 4, 2013. Garbage collection will resume on the next scheduled service day, which is Monday, July 8, 2013. Blue box recycling and yard waste collection will resume on Thursday, July 11, 2013.

Commercial Services will occur one day after the scheduled collection day. Commercial accounts scheduled for service on Thursday, July 4, 2013 will be serviced on Friday, July 5, 2013. Normal collection schedules will resume Monday, July 8, 2013.

McKay Bay Transfer Station/Scalehouse will be closed on Independence Day, and the normal schedule will resume on Friday, July 5, 2013.

For residents with questions or concerns, please contact the City of Tampa Utility Services Customer Care at (813) 274-8811, or visit the website at

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