Margate Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

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

The City of Margate is in Florida with Coconut Creek and Deerfield Beach to the northeast, Coral Springs to the northwest, Lauderhill to the southwest, Pompano Beach to the east

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.

Margate Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.margatefl.com/293/Solid-Waste-Recycling

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • Christmas day

Christmas Day is the only holiday on which garbage is not collected and residents whose garbage collection falls on December 25th may place excess garbage outside of their garbage cart on their next scheduled collection day.

Margate Trash Collection Map

Margate Trash Collection Map

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.margatefl.com/313/Bulk-Yard-Waste

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Carpet
  • Fixtures (sinks, toilets, etc.)
  • Furniture
  • Glass items placed out for bulk must be contained in a cardboard box or other sealed rigid container. Please label the container to indicate that there is glass inside.
  • Mattresses
  • Lumber (plywood, boards, scraps, etc.). Only small quantities from incidental home maintenance and repairs.
  • White goods (e.g. refrigerators, freezers, etc.). Freon must be removed from refrigerators, freezers, and air conditioning units by a certified technician and labeled as such by the technician prior to placing at the curb.

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Abandoned vehicles or vehicle parts
  • Any waste that may be dangerous or harmful to individuals handling the waste
  • Bodily waste
  • Construction materials (concrete, drywall, tile, dirt, etc.)
  • Dead animals
  • Electronic equipment
  • Flammables and explosives
  • Garbage
  • Glass items
  • Hazardous waste (paint, fertilizer, pesticides, batteries, etc.)
  • Liquid waste
  • Propane Tanks
  • Tires

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 Margate 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: https://www.margatefl.com/293/Solid-Waste-Recycling

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Margate?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.margatefl.com/313/Bulk-Yard-Waste

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.margatefl.com/293/Solid-Waste-Recycling

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Margate Public Works Department?

[email protected], 954-972-0828

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