Escambia County Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Escambia County trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

Escambia County is in Florida with Montgomery to the north, Pensacola to the south, Daphne and Mobile to the west, Tallahassee to the east, Crestview to the northeast.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Escambia County Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

Independence Day
Tuesday, July 4, 2023

Tuesday Collection will be on Wednesday (07/05/23)

Thursday, November 23, 2023
Friday, November 24, 2023

Thursday collection will be made on Friday (11/24/23)
Friday collection will be made on Saturday (11/25/23)

Monday, December 25, 2023

Monday Collection will Be Made on Saturday (12/23/23)

New Year’s Day
Monday, January 1, 2024

Monday Collection will Be Made on Saturday (12/30/23)

Escambia County Trash Collection Map

Escambia County Trash Pickup Schedule Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit:

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Too large to fit into your can
  • General furniture (couches, mattresses, desks, chairs, dressers)
  • Small appliances such as:
    • Vacuum Cleaners
    • Microwaves
    • Space Heaters
    • Toasters and Toaster Ovens
  • Bicycles
  • Grills
  • Lawnmowers (free from gasoline and oil)
  • Large toys (including electronic toys- please remove any lithium-ion batteries)
  • Household electronics including: computer monitors (CRTs and Flat Panels), computers (desktop and laptop), keyboards, mouses, printers, scanners, copy and fax machines, televisions (CRTs and Flat Screen),
    stereos, radios, CD and tape players, VCRs, video game systems, telephones, cell phones, and rechargeable batteries

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Construction/building debris (such as but not limited to: fencing, carpet, and sheetrock), extra trash bags of clothing or garbage, or other small items will not be collected as bulk waste

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Escambia County and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2023

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar:

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Escambia County?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit:

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 5:30 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Escambia County Customer Service?

Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (Green/Blue Garbage Cans)
Customer Service Center
Phone: 850-476-0480
Email: [email protected]

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