Veterans Day Solid Waste Collection Schedule

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For Immediate Release     

 For additional information, please contact: 
Ali Glisson, Public Affairs Director
(813) 274-8262

Veterans Day Solid Waste Collection Schedule

 Tampa, Fla. (November 3, 2013) –  The collection schedule for City of Tampa customers with regularly scheduled collection day on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 will be affected by the Veterans 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 Tuesday, November 11, 2014. Garbage collection will resume on the next scheduled service day, which is Friday, November 14, 2014. Blue box/green cart recycling and yard waste collection will resume on Tuesday, November 18, 2014.

    • Commercial: Commercial accounts scheduled for service on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 will be serviced on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. Collection will run one day behind for the remainder of the week. Normal collection schedules will resume Monday, November 17, 2014.

    • McKay Bay Transfer Station and Scale House will be closed on Veterans Day, and the normal schedule will resume on Wednesday, November 12, 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.