The Sanitation/Refuse Collection Division collects refuse, yard waste and white goods from approximately 12,000 residential and commercial accounts each month. In addition, the City has a contract with Waste Management to provide weekly residential curbside recycling.

The City of Punta Gorda government offices will be closed on Thursday
and Friday, November 23 & 24 for the Thanksgiving holiday.  Residents and commercial
customers of the City of Punta Gorda will notice NO change in trash, recycling or yard waste collections. 

If you have any questions about your scheduled pickup, please contact Public Works at
(941)  575-5050 during the hours of 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Sanitation Cart Selection


Click HERE to select Sanitation Cart Size. 



Any customer who is not able to bring garbage and recyclables to the curb may call 575-5050 to inquire about a special service.


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