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.
Single Stream Recycling FAQs
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. Old television sets 43" or less can be placed curbside. Residents can hold other items for the three collections to be held on Longboat Key (dates to be announced) 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. The following holiday schedule is followed:
2015 Garbage Collection Holiday Schedule
Alternate Collection Date
New Year’s Day 2015
Thursday, January 1
Friday, January 2
Monday, February 16
Tuesday, February 17
Monday, May 25
Tuesday, May 26
Saturday, July 4
Monday, September 7
Tuesday, September 8
Thursday, November 26
Friday, November 27
Friday, December 25
New Year’s Day 2016
Friday, January 1
Watch for information in your monthly Utility Bill. Better yet, sign up for e-notifications!
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