Trash & Recycling

Trash and Recycling Services

Largo offers comprehensive trash and recycling services in order to keep our future Largo sustainable for generations. You can view upcoming collection schedule changes, submit requests or issues related to trash, recycling or bulky pick up visit the request center, or for questions about commercial collection call Solid Waste at 727-587-6760.  You can also report a service issue or container repair/replacement, or view trash and recycling rates.

For your recycling, remember, NO plastic bags or Styrofoam and only place the following clean, dry and unbagged items in your cart: 

What you can recycle: Plastic, Glass, Cartons, Mixed Paper, Metal










Largo's full list of what you can and can't recycle

Services

Get Rid of It...
Use this tool to find out how to get rid of anything. From batteries, oil and paints to plastic bottles and bags, quickly and easily find the right place to take it or bin to put it in.
Collection Schedules & Service Map
See how upcoming holidays might affect your trash or recycling service at your home or business or call Solid Waste for more information.
Drop off Locations
Largo offers two 24-hour recycling centers and even a location with free mulch for your home. No electronics, chemicals or plastic bags are accepted at these locations.
Business & Multi-Family Services
Largo offers comprehensive services to businesses and multi-family communities with quality service, fixed monthly costs and equipment designed to fit your needs.
Yard & Bulky Waste
Yard Waste is collected on your recycling day. Please place items by the curb, at least 3 feet away from all other objects including wires. For more information call 727-587-6760.
Electronic & Chemical Waste
Find out how to get rid of hazardous like used car oil, paints, televisions, batteries and more with free, local drop off events.
November 18, 2019
Visitors from Kami City, Japan arrived in the City of Largo to celebrate 50 years of international friendship and cultural exchange since the signing of a Sister City Agreement in 1969.
November 15, 2019
With the holidays soon approaching, it's easy to forget about safety precautions and careful behavior. However, knowing how to stay safe is just as important now as it is during the rest of the year. Many safety and home security issues come up that you might not have considered. Follow these top safety tips for the holidays from Largo Public Safety to ensure that you are safe and prepared, and can enjoy your happy holidays free of stress and worry.
November 13, 2019
City of Largo facilities will be closed on Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday. 
November 04, 2019
Members of the Florida League of Cities Federal Action Strike Team bring local issues to Washington, D.C.
November 01, 2019
Public Works Solid Waste Team Member Shauwn Clark brought home the ‘gold medal’ from the 2019 SWANA International Road-E-O competition!
November 01, 2019
This month will see the return of Largo Taste Fest, a celebration of Veterans, the start of Holiday Lights in Largo Central Park and more!
October 30, 2019
On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, the City of Largo Environmental Services will break ground on a new operations building, Largo's First Category Five-Rated Structure.
October 11, 2019
December 14 & 15, Largo Central Park
October 07, 2019
The Office of Congressman Charlie Crist will host mobile office hours at the Largo Public Library this fall.
September 19, 2019
Five amazing City of Largo team members were recognized as Employees of the Quarter at the September 17, 2019, Largo City Commission Meeting.
August 21, 2019
Learn more about what you can and can't recycle in the City of Largo 
May 13, 2019
Alert Pinellas subscribers in Largo can now receive notifications directly from the City of Largo.
April 01, 2019
Largo’s Community Ambassadors are teaming up to help educate fellow residents about the dos and don’ts of recycling. 
March 15, 2019
Give your feedback about a recent visit to one of our facilities or parks and be entered to win a $25 credit to your household

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Largest City in Tampa Bay

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