We’re here to help you find the Sanford trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.
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.
Sanford Trash Collection Calendar 2023
For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://sanfordfl.gov/government/public-works-utilities/solid-waste-and-recycling/
Trash Pick Up Holidays
Here you can see the city-observed holidays.
- New Year’s Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Christmas Day
If your scheduled garbage, yard waste, or recycling collection day falls on a holiday listed below, your collection will be on the next scheduled collection day.
Sanford Trash Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023
To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://sanfordfl.gov/government/public-works-utilities/solid-waste-and-recycling/
Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
- Pasteboard (i.e. cereal boxes, empty paper towel and toilet paper rolls, soda boxes, beer boxes, tissue boxes, gift boxes, clean pizza boxes and shoe boxes)
- Brown paper grocery bags (no wax, no liners)
- Cardboard (flattened and cut down to fit inside the recycle bin)
- White and colored paper, newspapers, magazines, catalogs and telephone books
- Plastic bottles and jugs #1-7 (#’s on bottom of container) (Remove all lids)
- Glass bottles and jars (clear, green and brown) (Remove all lids)
- Aluminum cans
- Steel cans (such as food cans)
- Empty non-hazardous aerosol cans (remove nozzles)
Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
- Plastic bags, planting pots or plastic trays (even those with #1-7 on the bottom)
- Electronic devices
- Motor oil or pesticide containers
- Drinkware (i.e. plastic cups, paper cups)
- Paper plates
- Light bulbs
- Aluminium foil or pie plates
- Paint or pesticide cans
- Egg cartons and Styrofoam
- Broken glass (i.e. window panes or mirrors, etc.)
- Wax coated cardboard
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 Sanford 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://sanfordfl.gov/government/public-works-utilities/solid-waste-and-recycling/
Frequently Asked Questions
When is bulk pickup in Sanford?
To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://sanfordfl.gov/government/public-works-utilities/solid-waste-and-recycling/
What day is trash pickup?
To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://sanfordfl.gov/government/public-works-utilities/solid-waste-and-recycling/
What time does trash collection start?
Trash collection starts at 7:00 am. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.
How can I contact the Sanford Public Works Department?
(407) 688.5089, [email protected]
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