Regular garbage & recycling schedule resumes Sept. 14; Storm debris collection schedule announced soon


For Immediate Release: September 12, 2017
Contact: Jan Thornburg, Sr. Communications Manager  941-954-2613         

Regular garbage and recycling collection will resume Thursday, September 14.

Sarasota, FL: Regular garbage and recycling collection schedules will resume Thursday, September 14. Carts, as well as additional trash bags, placed curbside will be picked up on the regular collection day.

Residents are encouraged to place storm debris at the curb away from mailboxes, fire hydrants, light poles etc. Please keep storm debris separated from other waste.

A storm debris collection schedule is being compiled by the contractor, Ceres Environmental, and will be announced soon. It is anticipated storm debris collection will begin next week.

For more information please contact Todd Kucharski, Public Works General Manager: 941-365-2200 ext. 6303.


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