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, 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.
July 08, 2020
Largo Fire Rescue is hosting two hurricane preparedness events this month to help residents and businesses prepare for storm season amidst the coronavirus pandemic. 
July 06, 2020
Stormwater pollution can lead to toxic algae blooms and other conditions that cause public health and environmental issues. Come learn about your local watershed, your individual connection to it, and how we can all make changes that improve our direct impact on our beautiful waterways. (RSVP ON FACEBOOK)
July 06, 2020
A drive-thru, community-based COVID-19 testing site is now open at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts Mahaffey Theater Parking Garage, 400 1st St. S, St. Petersburg. This site was created through a partnership with the Florida Division of Emergency Management, the Florida Department of Health, Pinellas County, the City of St. Petersburg and the Duke Energy Center for the Arts Mahaffey Theater.  
June 26, 2020
The City of Largo will continue a regional response to align our public safety initiatives with state and local authorities. Largo Leadership has decided to follow the guidelines in Pinellas County's ordinance requiring face coverings in indoor settings by the public. This decision is based on COVID-19 trending data, the County's leading public health officials, and CDC guidance. Local face covering requirements will be effective on June 26 in all City of Largo facilities.
June 26, 2020
The City of Largo understands as numbers in Pinellas rise; unfortunately, we will likely have team members with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 cases. Our goal is to ensure the community is aware of the safety precautions and procedures in place to promote transparency and ensure everyone has the information they need to stay safe and healthy. Information is subject to change pending updates to federal, state, and local guidance.
May 08, 2020
Alert Pinellas is an invaluable tool used by Pinellas County Emergency Management and the City of Largo to send the community urgent messages through texts, emails and voice calls about a variety of situations.
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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