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Miami-Dade County Department of Solid Waste Management Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2017 holiday waste collection, recycling, and disposal facility schedule

MIAMI (January 09, 2017)

The Miami-Dade County Department of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) has released the schedule of services for the upcoming Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday.

Curbside Waste and Trash Collection Service

DSWM WILL NOT collect waste and trash on Monday, January 16, 2017. DSWM waste collection customers who are regularly serviced on Mondays 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, Thursday, January 19, 2017.

Please note waste collection on Thursday, January 19, 2017, may take longer than residents are accustomed to, due to the high volume of waste. Customers are asked to be patient, as crews will work throughout the day until all routes are serviced.

Curbside Recycling Collection Service

Curbside recycling collection service WILL take place on Monday, January 16, 2017, as scheduled. DSWM 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 January 16, 2017.

Bulky Waste Pickup

There will be no Bulky Waste Pickup on Monday, January 16, 2017.

Disposal Facilities

The following DSWM facilities will be CLOSED on Monday, January 16, 2017:

  • All Neighborhood Trash and Recycling Centers
  • Central, West and Northeast Regional Transfer Stations

The following DSWM facilities will be OPEN on Monday, January 16, 2017, during normal operating hours:

  • North and South Dade Landfills
  • Resources Recovery Facility

Administrative Offices

The DSWM Administrative Offices will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017.

For more information on the DSWM’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday service schedule, call 311 before the holiday or visit www.miamidade.gov/solidwaste.