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.
February 25, 2020
The City of Largo is proud to announce its 2020 Sustainability Series topics. Join us on the last Tuesday of each month at the Largo Public Library at 6:30pm to meet other residents and professionals interested in sustainability and how we can make an impact on our community.
February 19, 2020
The City of Largo's reclaimed water customers can look for an upcoming credit on bills mailed out in March and April 2020.
February 14, 2020
More than 250 municipal officials were in Tallahassee this week for the Florida League of Cities’ annual Legislative Action Days. Elected municipal officials met with legislators and testified in committees on legislation being proposed during the 2020 State Legislative Session. Some of the proposed legislation being considered has the potential to affect cities' and counties’ abilities to solve local issues at the local level on behalf of their citizens.
February 13, 2020
The Youth Leadership Council recently participated in the Florida League of Cities’ Legislative Action Days. Nine members of the Largo Youth Leadership Council joined almost 70 other high school students from Youth Councils around the state for the two day event in Tallahassee.
February 12, 2020
Bring your friends and family to learn about keeping our community and wildlife healthy with Keep Pinellas Beautiful and #TrashTagTampaBay. This presentation will cover recent clean-up efforts, recycling campaigns, zero-waste efforts and the need to reduce our use of single-use plastics.
February 09, 2020
Help us celebrate Largo Central Park's 25th Birthday by submitting your photos today!
February 07, 2020
The City of Largo is one of the first 100 cities to be featured on a new online tool from Google. The Environmental Insights Explorer (EIE) tool uses Google data sources and modeling to map greenhouse gas emissions for over 100 cities worldwide. EIE was created in partnership with Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy as a way for decision makers and researchers to explore data and solutions for climate issues.
January 31, 2020
Largo Recreation Parks & Arts donated soil to LHS' new school garden.
January 09, 2020
A yellow sticker on your rear windshield could potentially save your life in an emergency.
January 01, 2020
The Office of Congressman Charlie Crist will host mobile office hours at the Largo Library from 10am to 5pm on the following Thursdays this winter.
August 21, 2019
Learn more about what you can and can't recycle in the City of Largo
March 15, 2019
Give your feedback about a recent visit to one of our facilities or parks and be entered to win a $25 credit to your household

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