Pick-up Schedule


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.

Yard Waste

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 20th

Memorial Day -  May 29st

Independence Day -  July 4th

Labor Day – September 4th

Thanksgiving Day – November 23th

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.

Manatee County Holiday Collection Schedule

Manatee County Household Hazardous Waste and E-Scrap Collection Schedule

Find your Solid Waste Collection day in the

City of Palmetto Information Lookup App