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Miami-Dade County Department of Solid Waste Management Independence Day 2017 Holiday waste collection, recycling, and disposal facility schedule

MIAMI (June 28, 2017)

The Miami-Dade County Department of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) has released the schedule of services for the upcoming Independence Day holiday.

Curbside Waste and Trash Collection Service

DSWM will not collect waste and trash on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Miami-Dade waste collection customers who are regularly serviced on Tuesday are asked not to place their green waste carts at the curb that day. Waste collection for these customers will take place on their next regularly scheduled collection day, Friday, July 7, 2017.

Please note waste collection on Friday, July 7, 2017, may take longer than customers are accustomed to, due to the high volume of waste anticipated. Customers are asked to be patient as crews work throughout the day until all routes are serviced.

Curbside Recycling Collection Service

Curbside recycling collection service will take place on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, as scheduled. Miami-Dade curbside recycling service customers whose recycling collection day falls on that day are advised to place their blue recycling carts at the curb by 7 a.m. on July 4, 2017.

Bulky Waste Pickup

There will be no Bulky Waste Pickup on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.

Disposal Facilities

The following DSWM facilities will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2017:

  • All Neighborhood Trash and Recycling Centers
  • Central, West and Northeast Regional Transfer Stations
  • All Home Chemical Collection Centers
  • North Dade Landfill

The following DSWM facilities will be open on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, during normal operating hours:

  • South Dade Landfil
  • Resources Recovery Facility

Administrative Offices

The DSWM Administrative Offices will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.

For more information on the DSWM’s Independence Day holiday service schedule, call 311 before the holiday or visit