Trash & Recycling

Trash and Recycling Services

Largo offers comprehensive trash and recycling services in order to keep our future Largo sustainable for generations. You can view upcoming collection schedule changes, submit requests or issues related to trash, recycling or bulky pick up visit the request center, or for questions about commercial collection call Solid Waste at 727-587-6760.  You can also report a service issue or container repair/replacement, or view trash and recycling rates.

For your recycling, remember, NO plastic bags, bottle caps or Styrofoam, and only place the following clean, dry and unbagged items in your cart: 

What you can recycle: Plastic, Glass, Cartons, Mixed Paper, Metal









Largo's full list of what you can and can't recycle

Services

Get Rid of It...
Use this tool to find out how to get rid of anything. From batteries, oil and paints to plastic bottles and bags, quickly and easily find the right place to take it or bin to put it in.
Collection Schedules & Service Map
See how upcoming holidays might affect your trash or recycling service at your home or business or call Solid Waste for more information.
Drop off Locations
Largo offers two 24-hour recycling centers and even a location with free mulch for your home. No electronics, chemicals or plastic bags are accepted at these locations.
Business & Multi-Family Services
Largo offers comprehensive services to businesses and multi-family communities with quality service, fixed monthly costs and equipment designed to fit your needs.
Yard & Bulky Waste
Yard Waste is collected on your recycling day. Please place items by the curb, at least 3 feet away from all other objects including wires. For more information call 727-587-6760.
Electronic & Chemical Waste
Find out how to get rid of hazardous like used car oil, paints, televisions, batteries and more with free, local drop off events.
August 12, 2020
The City hosted a Showered and Empowered event on Thursday, August 13 at Largo Public Library. Showered and Empowered is an organization that provides free showers and laundry service to people experiencing homelessness. This event is one of several efforts that has come out of a City homelessness task team, a collaboration across City departments including team members from Largo Police, Fire Rescue, Parks, Library and Housing Division. The task team works to discuss and implement improved efforts to address homelessness in the community.
August 04, 2020
A 10 percent wastewater rate increase is proposed for the FY2021 budget and for each of the next two fiscal year budgets. Each proposed increase generates approximately $2 million in annual revenue. The proposed increases are the first increases since 2007. Rates have been restructured over the last 13 years to achieve greater equity between customers, but the restructurings did not increase total revenue.
July 30, 2020
The City of Largo has decided to host some public meetings using electronic communications technology.
July 29, 2020
Hear about some of the latest updates in climate science and how they are already impacting our community. Learn about topics from sea level rise to heat island effect, how they can change our community and ways we can all take action to help reduce their impact.
July 28, 2020
You will surely be missed on the Council, and we wish you all the best as your journey continues.
July 27, 2020
The Central Park Performing Arts Center is excited to welcome back customers with a Summer Concert Series. The show will be presented in a limited-capacity cabaret setting, outdoors on the "Parkview Terrace" to promote proper social distancing.
July 15, 2020
Mayor Woody Brown is joining other mayors across the country in asking residents to make a commitment to conserve water and protect this vital resource by taking part in the 9th Annual Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation.
May 01, 2020
It is important we stay informed and connected, as a community, during this time. Check out the information below to stay informed and have your questions answered. We are in this together, Largo!
March 12, 2020

 Do you want more funding for schools, highways, and healthcare in our area? The census count determines billions of dollars in funding for federal and local programs in our state, Congressional representation, and election boundaries. 

August 21, 2019
Learn more about what you can and can't recycle in the City of Largo

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