The Town provides garbage, recycling and yard waste collection services for residential properties on Longboat Key through a franchise agreement with Waste Management. Condominiums and commercial businesses contract directly with the franchisee for these services by calling (941) 753-7591.
Residential Collection Schedule of Regular Pickup Days - All items to be placed curbside by 7:00 a.m. on collection day.
Special pickups of large items and appliances can be arranged directly with the Town's waste hauler by calling (941) 753-7591. Fees may apply.
Electronic appliances and equipment are considered "e-scrap" and are recyclable. Residents can hold these items for the annual Household Hazardous Waste and E-scrap collection or may contact the landfill in the county of their residence (Manatee County, (941) 748-5543; or Sarasota County, (941) 861-5000) for hours of operation, directions and locations of special e-scrap collections. Fees may apply.
Longboat Key collection holidays are consistent with the Manatee County landfill schedule.
2014 Garbage Collection Holiday Schedule
Alternate Pick-up Date
New Year’s Day 2014
Wednesday, January 1
Thursday, January 2
Monday, January 20
Monday, February 17
Tuesday, February 18
Monday, May 26
Tuesday, May 27
Friday, July 4
Monday, September 1
Tuesday, September 2
Thursday, November 27
Friday, November 28
Thursday, December 25
Friday, December 26
New Year's Day 2015
Thursday, January 1
Friday, January 2
Watch for information in your monthly Utility Bill. Better yet, sign up for e-notifications!
Garbage, Recycling and Yard Waste FAQs
Longboat Key Public Works Department, 600 General Harris Street, Longboat Key FL 34228“What Ever It Takes!”Phone: (941) 316-1988 Fax: (941) 316-1984Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 8AM – 5PMDelivery Hours: Monday - Friday 8AM – 3:30PMAfter-hours water and sewer emergencies: (941) 316-1977
E-Scrap Waste Collection Information - Manatee CountyE-Scrap Waste Collection Information - Sarasota County
Manatee County Residential Guide for Garbage, Yard Waste, and Recycling