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Martin Luther King, Jr. DaySolid Waste Collection Schedule 1/20/14

posted Jan 13, 2014, 1:30 PM by VM Ybor Information
There will be no garbage, yard waste, or blue box recycling collection service for residential customers whose regularly scheduled collection day falls on Monday, January 20, 2014 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day).
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 20, 2014. Garbage collection will resume on the next scheduled service day, which is Thursday, January 23, 2014, and blue box/green cart recycling and yard waste collection will resume on Monday, January 27, 2014.
  • Commercial: Commercial accounts scheduled for service on Monday, January 20, 2014 will be serviced on Tuesday, January 21, 2014. Collection will run one day behind for the remainder of the week. Normal collection schedules will resume Monday, January 27, 2014.
  • 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 21, 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.