Martin County Utilities and Solid Waste has a contract with Waste Management for residential trash collection. Residents who live in the unincorporated areas of Martin County have two (2) garbage collection days. Your recycling day will also be on one of these two (2) scheduled days.
To determine the collection schedule for your neighborhood, view the Collection Schedule Map.
If your normal collection day falls on a weekday holiday, residential collection will be delayed one (1) day for the remainder of the week. If a holiday falls on a Saturday or Sunday, there will be NO delays.
|New Year's Day||January 1||One day delay|
|Day after New Year's Day||January 2||Normal schedule|
|Martin Luther King Day||Third Monday of January||Normal schedule|
|Memorial Day||Last Monday of May||One day delay|
|Independence Day||July 4||One day delay|
|Labor Day||First Monday of September||One day delay|
|Thanksgiving||Fourth Thursday of November||One day delay|
|Day after Thanksgiving||Fourth Friday of November||Normal schedule|
|Christmas Eve||December 24||Normal schedule|
|Christmas Day||December 25||One day delay|
For single-family homes, bulk trash includes non-vegetative items that can’t be containerized, bagged or bundled. Examples of bulk trash:
- Broken or discarded refrigerators
- Bath tubs
- Water heaters
- Household goods and furniture
All bulk trash should be placed curbside on your regularly scheduled garbage collection day. To prevent property damage or safety issues, do not place bulk trash under power lines, next to mail boxes or other structures. Bulk trash that is not collected will be “tagged” with an information card notifying you that it has already been scheduled for pickup. Bulk trash will be collected within (7) days of your regularly scheduled collection day.
Bulk trash does not include cars, boats or engines.These items must be disposed of through other methods. Bulk trash pickup does not include contractor-generated waste. Contractors must dispose of any waste they generate.
Call Waste Management to schedule a bulk waste pickup at (772) 546-7700.
If you have further questions, please select the "Contact Us" button to submit an inquiry, or or call Martin County Utilities and Solid Waste Customer Service at (772) 221-1434.