Collection Schedule

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KICK IT TO THE CURB

The City of St. Petersburg offers residential trash pickup services to more than 76,000 private household accounts, collecting waste from the provided alley or curbside containers.

St. Pete Collects Mobile App

Stay informed of residential trash and recycling collection days by downloading the St. Pete Collects Mobile App. 

  • View the personalized collection schedules and receive real-time notifications for collections impacted by holidays or bad weather.
  • Set personal reminders before collection days.
  • Help support a sustainable St. Pete by using the Waste Wizard to look up accepted recyclable materials.
  • Find out about electronics and chemical drop-off events.

Trash Collection & Recycling Map


2021 Residential Trash & Recycling Holiday Collection Schedule

New Year’s Day – Friday, Jan. 1, 2021
Thursday collections will be made on Wednesday. Friday collections will be made on Thursday. Monday and Tuesday collections remain the same.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Monday, Jan. 18, 2021
Monday collections will be made on Tuesday. Tuesday collections will be made on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday collections remain the same.

Presidents’ Day – Monday, Feb. 15, 2021
Monday collections will be made on Tuesday. Tuesday collections will be made on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday collections remain the same.

Memorial Day – Monday, May 31, 2021
Monday collections will be made on Tuesday. Tuesday collections will be made on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday collections remain the same.

Independence Day (observed) – Monday, July 5, 2021
Monday collections will be made on Tuesday. Tuesday collections will be made on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday collections remain the same.

Labor Day – Monday, Sept. 6, 2021
Monday collections will be made on Tuesday. Tuesday collections will be made on Wednesday. Thursday and Friday collections remain the same.

Veteran’s Day – Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021
Monday, Tuesday and Friday collections remain the same. Thursday collections will be made on Wednesday.

Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021
Monday, Tuesday and Friday collections remain the same. Thursday collections will be made on Wednesday.

Christmas Day (observed)  – Friday, Dec. 24, 2021
Thursday collections will be made on Wednesday. Friday collections will be made on Thursday. Monday and Tuesday collections remain the same.

Brush sites will be closed New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Collection Frequency 

Twice-Weekly Collection

Single-family customers receive one 90-gallon container; additional containers are available upon request for an extra per-container charge. Multi-family residences receive one container per unit.

Once-Weekly Collection

Some customers may be eligible for once-weekly trash collection if they meet the following criteria:

  • Single-family residence occupied by one or two people
  • Water usage of 5,000 gallons or less per month. If water consumption is greater, the twice-weekly collection rate will apply.

Apply for Once-Weekly Trash Collection