Garbage, recyclables and yard waste will be collected on Independence Day, Wednesday, July 4, for residents and businesses in unincorporated Palm Beach County. Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County disposal facilities are open and haulers in unincorporated Palm Beach County will run their regular routes.
Residents should place all garbage, recyclables and yard waste curbside by 6 a.m. Residents in unincorporated Palm Beach County can always see their updated collection schedule, set reminders and sign up for collection information by clicking "My Pick-Up Days."
Residents residing within city limits should contact their municipality directly for their holiday collection schedule. Municipal contacts»
While SWA administrative offices will be closed, a limited number of Customer Service team members will be available to assist residents with any garbage or recyclable collection questions or concerns. SWA Customer Service can be reached at 561-697-2700 or 866-792-4636.
There are only two observed holidays during which residents in unincorporated Palm Beach County will not receive garbage service:
- Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018
- Christmas Day, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018
There will be normal scheduled collection services for unincorporated residents on the following holidays:
- Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 3, 2018
- Veteran’s Day, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018
- Christmas Eve, Monday, Dec. 24, 2018
- New Year's Eve, Monday Dec. 31, 2018
- New Year’s Day, Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019
More information on holiday collection»
If replacing your U.S. flag in honor of the holiday, bring your old flags to any of the Home Chemical and Recycling Centers for proper, honorable disposal. More information about U.S. flag disposal»