Place your garbage, yard waste, and recyclables at the curb by 6:00 am on your scheduled pick-up day.
Refuse containers may be placed at curbside the evening prior to scheduled pick-up day. All emptied refuse containers shall be removed from curbside / right of way by midnight of the scheduled pick-up day.
Your garbage pick-up days are Monday / Thursday, or Tuesday / Friday depending on where you live.
Your yard waste pick-up day is Wednesday.
Holiday Pick-up Schedule
There will be no curbside pickup for garbage, recycling or yard waste if your
scheduled pickup day falls on the holiday listed below:
New Years Day – January 1st
Presidents Day - February 15th
Memorial Day - May 31st
Independence Day - July 5th
Labor Day – September 6th
Thanksgiving Day – November 25th
Christmas Day - December 25th
During a week with a holiday, trash, recycling, and yard waste collections for the week will be postponed by one day for residents in the City of Palmetto. City of Palmetto Solid Waste collection follows the Manatee County landfill schedule. For more information on the Manatee County Landfill Holiday schedule, please see link below.
Your regular garbage schedule will resume the following Monday.
Solid Waste Documents
- 2021 HHW & E-Scrap Special Collections Updated (PDF)
- 2022 HHW & E-Scrap Special Collections Updated (PDF)
- Manatee County Residential Guide - Garbage, Yard Waste, and Recycling (PDF)
- Palmetto recycle area from Monday to be recovered Tuesday
- Palmetto trash area from Monday that needs recovery Tuesday 2
- Rec Areas 5-24-2022
- Rec Areas 5-24-2022-1