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The City of Neptune Beach has contracted with Waste Pro to provide all residential and commercial solid waste and recycling collection.

For commercial collection please contact the City of Neptune Beach at 904-270-2400. All other service requests or complaints are to be directed to Waste Pro by phone at 904-731-7288 or electronically through the links listed below.

All calls and electronic inquires are entered into a real time web based tracking system which will document all issues and their timely resolutions. This information is shared simultaneously with Waste Pro and the City, creating a permanent record, to insure accountability and the highest level of service delivery.

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Residential Garbage is collected at curbside from all residences two (2) times per week. On collection days please have your containers at the curb by 7:00 AM and empty containers removed from the curb by 7:00PM.

 

 Garbage Collection Schedules:

  • Residents living EAST of Penman Road your garbage pickup days are Monday & Thursday.
  • Residents living WEST of Penman Road your garbage pickup days are Tuesday & Friday

 

Residential Recycling  is collected at curbside from all residences one (1) time per week. On collection day your recycling bin is to be at the curb by 7:00 AM and removed by 7:00 PM. A chart of acceptable recyclable materials is provided below.

 

 Recycling Collection Schedules

  • Residents living EAST of Penman Road and NORTH of Florida Blvd
    your recycling pickup day is Monday
  • Residents living EAST of Penman Road and SOUTH of Florida Blvd
    your recycling pickup day is Thursday.
  • Residents living WEST of Penman Road and NORTH of Forest Avenue
    your recycling pickup day is Tuesday.
  • Residents living WEST of Penman Road and SOUTH of Forest Avenue
    your recycling pickup day is Friday.

 

Residential Yard Waste is collected at curbside from all residences one (1) time per week. Yard Waste is to be placed at the curb by 7:00 AM on collection day. Loose debris such as, grass clippings, leaves, pine needles, etc. must be containerized or bagged. Tree limbs shall be less than 6 inches in diameter, cut in lengths no longer than 5 feet and no single item may exceed 50 pounds. This does not include land clearing operations or preparation for construction or tree trimming by a landscaping contractor or tree surgeon. For items exceeding 50 pounds or diameters greater than 6 inches a special pickup can be requested for a reasonable service charge.

 

Yard Waste Collection Schedule

  • All Yard Waste is collected throughout the City on Monday.


Residential Appliances will be collected from curbside weekly on Wednesdays. Please schedule appliance pickup by contacting Waste Pro at least a day in advance and place appliances at the curb only on Wednesdays.

Bulk Waste is defined as large items, such as furniture, toys, etc. and will be collected along with regularly scheduled garbage

Hazardous Waste will not be collected and residents are encouraged to dispose of these items in a responsible manner at facilities permitted for their processing. These include but are not limited to, paints, thinners, pesticides, pool chemicals, motor and cooking oils.

 

Holiday Schedule

The City of Neptune Beach and Waste Pro observe two (2) holidays per year, those being Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Any scheduled collections on these days will be collected the following day. The scheduled collections on the following day will be moved forward one day. For example, Thursday Thanksgiving collections will be made on Friday and regularly scheduled Friday routes will be collected on Saturday.

 

Recycling Information

It is preferable, but not required, that recyclable items be rinsed and dried before being placed in the bin for collection.  Single-family residents can recycle all of these items curbside in their blue bin:

PAPER

  • Mail, office and school paper
  • Newspapers, magazines, catalogs and phone books
  • Paperback books
  • Bagged shredded paper (use clear plastic bags or paper bags)
  • Brown paper bags
  • Fiberboard boxes (cracker/cereal)
  • Corrugated cardboard (must be flat and cut 2’ X 3’ or smaller)

METAL

  • Steel food containers
  • Aluminum cans
  • Aluminum baking pans
  • Empty aerosol cans—if you’re not sure if a can is completely empty, please treat as household hazardous waste

PLASTICS & STYROFOAM

  • Plastics numbered 1 through 7
  • Plastic bags
  • Detergent bottles
  • Cleaning solution bottles
  • Plastic food and beverage containers
  • Styrofoam cups, containers and packaging materials

CARTONS

  • Milk and creamer containers
  • Juice boxes
  • Soup and broth containers

GLASS

  • Green, brown or clear bottles and jars—discard lids with garbage

 

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