Solid Waste Veterans Day Holiday Collection Schedule

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The collection schedule for City of Tampa customers with regularly scheduled collection days on Friday will be affected by the Veterans Day Holiday.

There will be no residential garbage, yard-waste recycling, or blue-box recycling collection on Friday, November 11, 2011. Residential garbage collection services for customers affected by the holiday will resume on Tuesday, November 15, 2011. Residential recycling and yard-waste collection will resume on the next regularly scheduled recycling collection day.

The Veterans Day Holiday collection schedule for the Department of Solid Waste and Environmental Program Management’s remaining services is as follows:

McKay Bay Transfer Station and Scale House will be closed on Friday, November 11, 2011. Normal schedules will resume on Monday, November 14, 2011.

Commercial Services from Friday, November 11, 2011 through Friday, November 18, 2011 will occur one day after the normally scheduled day.

For questions or concerns, please contact the City of Tampa Utility Services Customer Care at (813) 348-1111, or visit the website at For additional information, please contact Solid Waste Director Tonja M. Brickhouse at (813) 348-1146

or via e-mail at

Please note: New Tampa Residents, please contact Hillsborough County Solid Waste Management at (813) 272-5680 for your holiday collection schedule.