Holiday Solid Waste Services Schedule
City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida - Venice of America

2012/2013 Holiday Solid Waste Services Schedule

The following information outlines the City’s solid waste services (e.g., garbage, yard waste, recycling, and bulk trash) schedule for the 2012/2013 holiday season. Please note the changes to bulk trash collection days for Christmas Day.


The City of Fort Lauderdale does not provide solid waste collection services on Christmas. The City will adjust the collection schedules as outlined below.

Garbage, Yard Waste, and Recycling

  • Residents whose normal collection day would be Tuesday, December 25, 2012 will receive service on their next regularly scheduled day.

Bulk Trash

  • Bulk trash collection for residents whose regular pickup schedule is the fourth Tuesday of the month will receive service on Monday, December 31, 2012.

NEW YEAR’S DAY – TUESDAY, January 1, 2013

All solid waste services will be provided on New Year’s Day.


For more information about the City of Fort Lauderdale’s residential solid waste services, please contact the City of Fort Lauderdale 24-hour Customer Service Center at (954) 828-8000 or online at

Customer Service may also be reached via LauderServ, the City’s Android application.  For more information about LauderServ, please visit