Garbage Collection

garbagetruckHousehold Garbage is collected twice a week, including every holiday except Christmas Day. Regular collection may be interrupted during hurricane warnings. Be sure to check the City website for special instructions.

Residents provide their own household garbage containers which cannot exceed 50 pounds when filled. Place your containers at the curb on collection day by 7:00 a.m. Please wrap sharp objects and place them in a bag before inserting into the garbage container.

Do NOT include Household Hazardous Waste in household garbage containers, See Household Hazardous Waste section below for details on disposal.

If you are disabled or elderly and cannot bring your household garbage to the curb, please call the Public Works Department at 954-946-7386 to request side-yard pickup.

For missed household garbage pickup or bulk trash/yard waste pickup, please contact Waste Management at 954-974-7500, and select Option #3.

Garbage Collection Map

Household Hazardous Waste & Electronic Disposal

Effective October 1, 2014, Lighthouse Point residents can once again utilize the Broward County Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection site at 2780 N. Powerline Road, Pompano Beach, FL. Electronic components are also accepted. That facility is open every Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. There is no charge for residents to drop-off items. You will need to provide a driver’s license or other proof of residency. The City will no longer conduct the semi-annual HHW events at Frank McDonough Park.

THESE ITEMS ARE ACCEPTED AT THE RESIDENTIAL DROP-OFF STATION

Aerosol products
Ammonia
Ammunition
Antifreeze
Auto fluids
Auto batteries
Boat batteries
Boat fluids
Charcoal starter
Compact fluorescent lamps
Drain cleaners
Fertilizer
Fire extinguishers
Fireworks
Flares
Fluorescent tubes
Gasoline
Herbicides
Household cleansers
Insecticide
Kerosene
Lawn chemicals
Lighter fluid
Mercury thermometers
Motor oil
Nail polish remover
Paint
Pesticides
Photo chemicals
Pool chemicals
Propane tanks
Rechargeable batteries
Rust remover
Solvents
Spot remover
Tires (limit 4)
Turpentine
Weed killer
Wood stain
Wood stripper

ELECTRONICS including TVs, computers, monitors, keyboards, printers, copiers, and DVD and VCR Players.

DO NOT BRING THESE ITEMS — THEY WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

Business and government generated waste, explosives, biohazardous waste, microwaves, stereos, speakers and appliances. Visit Electronics Recycling for more information.

Containers may not exceed five gallons; limit 25 gallons per visit.

For more information, call Public Works Department at 954-946-7386.