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Solid Waste Division - Public Works

Public Works Department  (561) 742-6200 
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7 AM - 5 PM

Collection Schedules:

pdf icon Recycling pickup schedule and map

pdf icon Residential Garbage pick up schedule and map

pdf icon Trash/Vegetation pick up schedule and map

2017 Holiday Pick Up Schedule: 

 New Year's Day  Mon., Jan 2 OR Tue, Jan 3  Normal Pick Up
   No Commercial or Roll Off Service on New Year's Day  
 Martin Luther King Day  Mon., Jan 16  Normal Pick Up
 President's Day  Mon., Feb 20  Normal Pick Up
 Memorial Day  Mon., May 29  Normal Pick Up
 Independence Day  Tue., July 4  Normal Pick Up
 Labor Day  Mon., Sept 4  Normal Pick Up
 Veteran's Day  Fri., Nov 10  Normal Pick Up
 Thanksgiving  Thu., Nov 23  Friday, Nov 24
   Fri., Nov 24  Saturday, Nov 25
   No Commercial or Roll Off Service on Thanksgiving Day, Thu. Nov 23  
 Christmas  Mon., Dec 25 Tue, Dec 26
   Tue., Dec 26 Wed, Dec 27
New Year's Day 2018 Mon, Jan 1 Tue, Jan 2
  Tue., Jan 2 Wed, Jan 3


        City of Boynton Beach - Garbage Code Ordinances

       pdf icon Solid Waste Rates Fiscal Year 2015-2016 

       pdf icon Roll-Off/Compactor Request Form (revised 1/14/16)

       pdf icon Solid Waste Guide and Holiday Pick Up Schedule - Brochure 2017 

NOTE:   If your water service is provided by the City of Boynton Beach but you live outside the City Limits, please call the Solid Waste Authority at (561) 640-4000 to inquire about your refuse and recycling collection.

For additional assistance and information you may contact the following:

Joseph Franklin, Solid Waste Manager  (561) 742-6583 
Willie Adams, Crew Supervisor                (561) 742-6588 
Joe Matthews, Crew Supervisor               (561) 742-6581 


A division of the Public Works department, Solid Waste Division provides refuse and recycling pick up for the residents and commercial properties located throughout the City of Boynton Beach.  Keeping our community clean is an important responsibility of both city employees and homeowners.  We are providing you with this information so you will be better informed about certain rules pertaining to garbage collection and recycling in your area. 

Residential Garbage: Household garbage is collected from every resident in the City twice each week.  The charge for residential refuse service is $16.00 per month and is included in the monthly water/sewer bill.  In addition weekly pickup of bulk trash, recycling, and vegetation is provided.  For the Garbage guidelines, please click on the link above and download.

Multi-Family Garbage: Household garbage is also collected from multi-family residents twice each week.  The charge for multi-family refuse service is $12.75/unit per month and is included in the monthly water/sewer bill and is billed to the property owner.  Bulk trash and recycling are also picked up weekly at multi-family dwellings. 

Commercial Garbage: In addition to residential refuse service the division also provides refuse and recycling pickup for all commercial establishments located in the City ofBoynton Beachfor a monthly fee.  Roll-off and compactor pickup is also available to businesses, contractors and residents.  For a list of the Commercial Rates, please click Solid Waste Rates.

Roll-Off / Compactor: According to the City Ordinance Sec. 10-26, only the City of Boynton Beach can provide Roll-Off and Compactor service within the City limits.  This service is available to businesses, contractors and residents.  Any questions regarding Roll-Off or Compactor service, please call (561) 742-6200 or to request Roll-off service, please complete the Roll-off Request form above and drop it off at the Public Works Office or fax it to us at (561) 742-6211.

Solid Waste – Code Enforcement: According to the City Ordinances, (Chapter 10: Garbage, Trash and Offensive Conditions), and in an effort to keep the City of Boynton Beach looking clean, the division is responsible for citing residents or commercial properties for refuse violations.  The Code Compliance officer checks the routes and issues Code Violations.

Tire Amnesty Days: The Solid Waste Division offers Tire Amnesty Days yearly during the first week of June.  Residents may put up to eight (8) car and passenger truck vehicle tires (with or without rims) at the curb for pickup.  The tires will be picked up on the scheduled bulk trash day in your neighborhood. 

On Amnesty Days, please place tires at the edge of the road at least three (3) feet away from your garbage cart and any other fixtures, such as telephone poles, mailboxes, etc.  Items for collection can be placed at the edge of the road after 6:00 PM the day before pickup or by 6:00 AM on the pick up day. 

Hurricane Debris:

The division is responsible for all disaster refuse collection after a natural disaster.  The division utilizes both in-house staff along with a debris disaster contractor. See also, Solid Waste Authority Hurricane Plans and Documents