Residential Services

Residential Garbage Collection

  • Side yard service
  • Monday and Thursday - East of railroad track
  • Tuesday and Friday - West of railroad track

Residential Yard Trash (Curbside Service)

Effective as of April 4, 2007, the City of Vero Beach's Solid Waste Division will begin collecting yard debris (trash) citywide on Wednesday of each week. All debris should be contained and placed at the curb for collection prior to 7 a.m. Any non-contained debris will be subject to the appropriate fees being accessed.

The service includes:

  • Curbside service
  • Up to 4 standard cans or bundled piles (up to 40 pounds each)
  • Limbs may not exceed 4 feet in length or 3 inches in diameter or up to 8 bags of leaves shall be collected at no additional charge, provided the bags are clear or translucent and there is no contamination
  • Additional fees will be charged for non-compliance

Special Pick-Up

  • Curbside service
  • Phone: 772-978-5300
  • Monday through Friday
  • Phone during Office Hours (Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.)
  • Examples - Appliances, unbundled piles, or limbs longer than 4 feet in length or more than 3 inches in diameter
  • The fee for special collection is $5 per cubic yard, with a minimum fee of $40. (Cubic yard calculation is [(length x width x highest point) ÷ 27], e.g., 10-foot x 10-foot x 4-foot pile ÷ 27 = 7.5 cubic yards).

Note: Depending on the content of material collected, the landfill may impose additional fees, which would be billed to the customer, even if the items qualified as a free pick-up.

Residential Recycling

  • Curbside service
  • 1 day per week
  • In order to determine your pick-up date, view the Recycling Route Schedule Map (PDF)
  • Contracted by Indian River County Solid Waste Disposal District to Waste Management
  • Telephone: 772-569-1776

Household Hazardous Waste

  • Landfill or Convenience Centers
  • Service provided by Indian River County Solid Waste Disposal District
  • Phone: 772-770-5112

Dumpster Service

  • Monday through Saturday
  • Phone: 772-978-5300, During Office Hours (Monday through Friday, 7 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.)

Roll-Offs or Medical Waste

Solid Waste Disposal District Franchised Haulers:

  • Treasure Coast Refuse Phone: 772-562-6620
  • Waste Management Phone: 772-770-3179