Tampa Solid Waste Department Revises Collection Schedule in Observance of Veterans Day

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In observance of Veterans Day, City of Tampa offices will be closed on Monday, November 11, 2019. 


Commercial and Residential Customers will not receive collection service on Monday, November 11, 2019. The revised collection schedule is as follows:

  • Residential Customers who normally receive service on Monday will not receive garbage, recycling or yard waste service and will receive service on their next scheduled service day.  Regular Residential Solid Waste collection service schedules will resume Tuesday, November 12, 2019. 
  • Commercial Customers – for the holiday week, customers who normally receive service on Monday will receive service on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.  Collection service will continue to run one day behind through Saturday, November 16, 2019.   Regular Commercial Solid Waste collection service schedules will resume Monday, November 18, 2019.  
  • McKay Bay Transfer Station and Scale House located at 114 S. 34th St., will be closed on Veterans Day (Monday, November 11, 2019) and will reopen on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.

Customers may contact the City of Tampa Utilities Consolidated Call Center at (813) 274-8811, or visit the website at www.tampagov.net/solidwaste  if they have any questions or concerns.   

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