Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Solid Waste Collection Schedule

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The collection schedule for City of Tampa customers with regularly scheduled collection day on Monday, January 19, 2015 will be affected by the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. The modified holiday collection schedule is as follows:

  • Residential: There will be no garbage, yard-waste recycling, or blue-box/green cart recycling collection on Monday, January 19, 2015. Garbage collection will resume on the next scheduled service day, which is Thursday, January 22, 2015, and blue box/green cart recycling and yard waste collection will resume on Monday, January 26, 2015.
  • Commercial: Commercial accounts scheduled for service on Monday, January 19, 2015 will be serviced on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Collection will run one day behind for the remainder of the week. Normal collection schedules will resume Monday, January 26, 2015.
  • McKay Bay Transfer Station and Scale House will be closed on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and the normal schedule will resume on Tuesday, January 20, 2015.

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.