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

Recycling Collection Centers
The City of Largo operates two 24-hour Recycling Collection Centers. Please note: Electronics and Chemicals are NOT accepted at Collection Centers, visit the Pinellas County Swap Shop for more details. View all recycling drop-off centers with the Largo Sustainability Map.

For your recycling, remember, NO plastic bags, bottle caps 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.
September 28, 2020
Are you recycling right?  Join us to explore the world of recycling and waste and hear tips on how to reduce contamination in the recycling cart. Bring your questions to find out what can be recycled or not. 
September 24, 2020
Largo continues commitment to Sustainability, Public Health and Safety, and Community Pride
September 16, 2020
The City of Largo will be hosting its free ShredFest on Saturday, October 17 at the Starkey Road Collection Center (1551 Starkey Rd) from 9am-12pm, or until full capacity has been reached. This easy, drive-through event allows residents to bring up to five boxes of documents for free and secure on-site shredding and recycling. All patrons are to remain in their cars during the event.
September 14, 2020
Televised public meetings now feature live closed captioning.
August 27, 2020
In partnership with Keep Pinellas Beautiful, the City of Largo is excited to launch a new Community Composting Program to encourage waste reduction and create a more sustainable Largo. Composting is easy to do and has numerous benefits including reduced greenhouse gas emissions, improving soil health, and reduced fertilizer use.
August 17, 2020
The City of Largo is proud to announce the new Downtown Plaza is nearly complete.
July 30, 2020
The City of Largo has decided to host some public meetings using electronic communications technology.
July 28, 2020
You will surely be missed on the Council, and we wish you all the best as your journey continues.
May 01, 2020
It is important we stay informed and connected, as a community, during this time. Check out the information below to stay informed and have your questions answered. We are in this together, Largo!
March 12, 2020

 Do you want more funding for schools, highways, and healthcare in our area? The census count determines billions of dollars in funding for federal and local programs in our state, Congressional representation, and election boundaries. 

August 21, 2019
Learn more about what you can and can't recycle in the City of Largo

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