Solid Waste


Each single family resident will receive in the mail a new Solid Waste Newsletter Brochure containing important information regarding recycling and what day you are to set it out for collection. Beginning May 1st, there will be changes to a majority of residential recycling collection routes. The recycling collection will now coincide with the large yard waste pile, Claw Zone Day for your home. All of the information is available in the new Solid Waste Newsletter Brochure   Please be on the look out for it in your mail.  

Please see the new SOLID WASTE NEWSLETTER BROCHURE, for your schedule. There is also a MAP OF THE CITY that may help.

As a reminder, please be aware  of these important items: 

  • Excess garbage may result in an additional charge.
  • Yard waste is to be bagged, boxed or bundled in 4-foot length no more than 18 inches in diameter.
  • Pick up is between 7 am and 7 pm. Containers need to be at the street prior to 7 am but no earlier than 7 pm the day prior. Containers must be removed from curbside by 7 am the next morning.
  • Contractors of any type, carpet, cabinet, tree services, lawn maintenance, etc. must remove all debris, yard waste and tree debris at their own expense.

Report a Concern or Request Service

The Public Works Solid Waste Division promotes the health, safety and aesthetics of the community through continued monitoring of the residential and commercial garbage, trash and recycling collection operations. The division ensures these operations are done in accordance with the city's solid waste management contract and according to city ordinances and resolutions. The Solid Waste Division also oversees the city’s street sweeping services.

The City of Port Orange has an exclusive Franchise Agreement with Waste Pro of Florida, Inc. to provide you with the most proficient, top quality collection services for all of your garbage, recycle, yard waste and bulk material collection needs.  

Service to Handicapped

Upon request, door service to handicapped residents will be provided if there are no able-bodied persons in the household. Requests, along with a doctor’s statement, should be submitted to: Solid Waste Manager, 407 Virginia Avenue, Port Orange, FL 32127 or faxed by your Doctor to (386) 756-5365.