Solid Waste, Yard Waste & Recycling Services

Solid Waste, Yard Waste & Recycling Collection

All regular collection schedules for recycling, garbage (solid waste) and yard waste have resumed in unincorporated Monroe County. 

All hazardous waste and electronic waste items should be taken to any of the County’s three transfer stations. At this time, hazardous waste collection is accepted during all transfer station hours, which are Monday - Saturday, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Monroe County contracts with four private franchise operators to provide solid waste, yard waste and recycling for the Keys, excluding the City of Key West and the Village of Islamorada. 


Each of the County's private franchise operators covers a specific area.

  • Stock Island to 7 Mile Bridge: Waste Management - 305-296-8297
  • 7 Mile Bridge to MM 72.5: Marathon Garbage Service - 305-743-5165;
  • MM 91 to the County Line: Keys Sanitary Services - 305-451-2025
  • Ocean Reef Club: 305-367-2611


  • Key West: Waste Management - 305-296-8297
  • Village of Islamorada: Advanced Disposal - 305-853-3433.