City of Hollywood Sanitation Customers

City of Hollywood sanitation customers receive solid waste and recycling collection services provided by Waste Pro, USA. The Department of Public Works, Environmental Services Division oversees these services for the City’s single-family homes and duplexes. As the City's contractor, Waste Pro USA collects:

  • Garbage twice per week
  • Recycling once a week
  • Yard Waste (grass clippings, leaves, cuttings, fronds, limbs, etc.) collections once a week 
  • Bulk Waste (furniture, mattresses, appliances, household goods) collection once a month

Please note:

  • Hazardous materials will not be collectedVisit Broward County's Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off for information on disposing of hazardous materials such as paint, tires, used oil, chemicals, pesticides, propane gas tanks, or any automotive/boat components
  • Construction materials will not be collected - Visit Broward County Residential Drop-Off Programs for information on disposing of construction debris such as drywall, cinder block, brick, floor tile, bathroom tile, roofing tile or shingles, concrete, wooden fencing, glass, rocks, plumbing, wiring, and dirt.

All collections begin at 7:00 a.m. except in the Beach District which begins at 8:00 a.m. Garbage containers can be placed out no sooner than 5:00 p.m. on the day prior to a scheduled service or no later than 7:00 a.m. on the day of scheduled service.

Collection Schedule

Click on the maps below and enter your address to see your Garbage, Recycling, Yard Waste and Bulk Waste collection schedule.

Garbage Collection - Twice Weekly

  • Find your garbage collection day
  • All garbage must be bagged and tied before placing inside cart
  • All garbage must be inside the cart with the lid closed
  • Do not place anything on top of the closed lid or on the ground around the cart
  • Place carts in an open space away from fences, vehicles, utility poles and mailboxes at the edge of the street or alleyway so the truck can reach the container for collection.
  • The arrow located on the lid and metal bar on the front of the container must face out into the street or alleyway
Recycling mixed collection

Recycling Collection - Weekly

  • Find your recycling collection day
  • Newspapers, magazines, catalogs, paper, junk mail, cardboard, beverage cartons, aluminum and steel cans, glass food and beverage containers, brown, green and clear glass containers, plastic bottles and jugs, plastics marked #1 though #7
  • Remove and discard all caps and lids
  • Rinse out all containers before placing in cart
  • Do not put materials inside plastic bags
  • Recycle right. If you are not sure if something is recyclable, visit our Disposal and Recycling Directory

your brush (Small) (Medium)

Yard Waste Collections - Weekly

  • Find your yard waste collection day
  • Tree Trimmings - maximum 4ft in length
  • Loose leaves, brush and palm fronds
  • Grass clippings (use a clear bag)
  • Tree fruit
  • 4 cubic yards allowed. Over-sized piles will not be collected
  • Neatly stack your pile away from utility poles, water meters, etc.
bulk waste (Large)

Bulk Waste Collection - Monthly

  • Find your bulk waste collection day
  • Appliances (stoves, dishwashers, etc)
  • Refrigerators (doors and Freon removed) 
  • Dressers, Desks, Chairs 
  • Mattresses
  • 6 cubic yard limit, oversized piles will not be removed.

Holiday Schedule

Garbage, recycling, yard waste and bulk waste materials are collected on all holidays except Christmas Day. There is no collection service on December 25th. Collection services resume according to the schedule on December 26th. Collection service is provided on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.

New Residents

Welcome to the City of Hollywood! Please ensure a utility account has been established in your name by calling Utility Billing Customer Service at 954.921.3938. Once your account has been established, please call Environmental Services at 954.967.4320 to request delivery of your new garbage and recycling carts.

Sanitation Rate Schedule

Annual increases to the rate will be determined based on contractual obligations and program administrative costs. Estimated increases are as follows: October 1, 2023 - October 1, 2029: 2.50%, annually.

Oversized pile removal is the owner's responsibility. If a pile remains and the City removes, a $200 processing fee and $50 per cubic yard over the size limit will be charged to the property owner. 


Rewards for Recycling! Sign Up Today!

The Waste Pro Rewards recycling incentive program rewards residents with discounts to local and national businesses for their curbside recycling efforts. To register for your free rewards account, visit, and select Hollywood from the community options then follow the prompts to activate your account. It’s easy! For account activation assistance, please call 1.888.234.8211.

How Waste Pro Rewards works:

Registered accounts will receive an RFID sticker in the mail to be placed on your recycling bin. Each time you place your recycling cart out for collection the sticker will be automatically scanned to record your recycling activity. Scans will be uploaded weekly to your account with each collection earning 25 points which can be redeemed for a variety of rewards.  

RFID Sticker Placement Instructions

For active members with points from the City’s previous rewards program, your accrued points will automatically be rolled over to the new Waste Pro Rewards account, and will be immediately available for use. Email your program questions or visit WastePro website to register your account and view the array of rewards.


Contact Us
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or Call Waste Pro at 954.967.4200

City of Hollywood Environmental Services Division: 954.967.4320