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 government offices of the City of Punta Gorda will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. The Charlotte County Landfill will also be closed on July 4.
Residential household trash, yardwaste and curbside recycling normally serviced on Tuesdays will have their collections rescheduled for Wednesday, July 5 and residential household trash, yardwaste and curbside recycling normally serviced on Wednesdays will have their collections rescheduled for Thursday,
July 6. Residents should make sure to have all items to the curb by 6 a.m. Commercial dumpster collections will take place on Tuesday, July 4 as scheduled. If you have any questions regarding pick-up, please contact the Public Works Department at (941) 575-5050 during the hours of 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday.
- Residential Solid Waste Collection Guide
- City of PG Recycle Program & Information
- Home Depot® Compact Florescent Bulb Recycling
- Flare Disposal
- Medication Disposal
- Motor Oil Disposal
- Sharps Disposal
SPECIAL NEEDS CUSTOMERS
Any customer who is not able to bring garbage and recyclables to the curb may call 575-5050 to inquire about a special service.