Garbage/Recycling Schedules

Residential
Customers should place 90-gallon containers within 2 feet of the curb or the edge of paved roadway with handle facing away from the curb and at least 3 feet from any obstructions such as vehicles, mailboxes, recycling bins, trees, etc.   Place your container at the curb no earlier than 7:00 PM on the night prior to collection day and no later than 6:30 AM that morning. Please bring the empty container in by dusk on the same day. 

Location  Days 
 Residents north of Main Street & Windsong Subdivision   Mondays and Thursdays
 Residents south of Main Street & Waters Edge  Tuesdays and Fridays

 





Bulk Items
(furniture, appliances, electronics, etc.)

Location      Days 
 Residents north of Main Street & Windsong Subdivision   Mondays
 Residents south of Main Street  & Waters Edge  Tuesdays






Yard Waste  (large piles)
Help us efficiently schedule the pickup of your bulk items and large yard waste piles by contacting the Solid Waste Division office at (352) 728-9878 between 6:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays. 

Location  Days 
 Residents north of Main Street & Windsong Subdivision     Thursdays
 Residents south of Main Street & Waters Edge     Fridays

 



Recycling
Residential recycling includes: plastic bottles: white, brown, and green glass bottles and food jars; aluminum and steel cans and food containers; and cardboard* and newspapers only. Place these items in the recycling container provided by the City on your regular recycling collection day.

*Cardboard should be flattened and no larger than 2 x 3 feet.

Please Note: The City cannot remove hazardous waste (paint, oil, chemicals ,batteries or explosives).  Please call the Lake County Department of Environmental Services (352-343-3776) for important instructions.

Location  Days 
 Residents north of Main Street and east of 14th Street & Windsong Subdivision   Mondays
 Residents south of Main Street and east of 14th Street & Waters Edge     Tuesdays
 Residents north of Main Street and west of 14th Street including South Pointe &  Stock Subdivision  Thursdays
 Residents south of Main Street and west of 14th Street including Legacy & Arlington Ridge Subdivisions  Fridays








2018 City Holidays 

 New Year's Day   Monday, January 1, 2018

 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day   Monday, January 15, 2018

 Memorial Day  Monday, May 28, 2018

 Independence Day  Wednesday, July 4, 2018

 Labor Day  Monday, September 3, 2018

 Veteran's Day  Monday, November 12, 2018

 Thanksgiving

 
 Thursday, November 22, 2018
 Friday, November 23, 2018

 Christmas

 
 Monday, December 24, 2018
 Tuesday, December 25, 2018

 

 

 

 









If the holiday falls on a Monday
Residential solid waste and hand commercial route will move from Monday to Thursday. 

If the holiday falls on a Tuesday
Residential solid waste and hand commercial route will move from Tuesday to Friday. 

If the holiday falls on a Thursday
Residential solid waste and hand commercial route will move from Thursday to Monday. 

If the holiday falls on a Friday
Residential solid waste and hand commercial route will move from Friday to Tuesday. 

No change for dumpster service on any holiday .

If your recycling day falls on a holiday it will be picked up on your next scheduled recycling day.