Solid Waste & Recycling



The City of Palm Bay transitioned to an automated cart program on October 1, 2010. Each residential customer receives a 64-gallon cart for garbage (teal lid) and one 64-gallon cart for single stream recycling (yellow lid). Garbage, recycling and yard waste will be collected once weekly as part of your regular collection service. In alignment with the established statewide recycling goal of 75% by the year 2020, the City of Palm Bay in partnership with Waste Management strive to reduce the amount of household waste by recycling.  However, residential customers can rent an additional cart for $0.50 per month per cart. For more information regarding the Solid Waste Program check out our Frequently Asked Questions document.

All of your services are on one bill! Palm Bay Utilities bills for Water/Sewer Services (if applicable), Solid Waste Services and Stormwater Utility on one combined bill. Waste Management is responsible for billing commercial properties and other multi-family residential properties (apartment homes, etc.).



If the Holiday falls on Monday or Tuesday, service will be provided on the prior Saturday.

If the Holiday falls on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday, service will be provided on the following Saturday.

For a complete listing of all Solid Waste Residential Rates Click HERE

For a complete listing of all Solid Waste Commercial Rates Click HERE

For account/billing inquiries or to request an additional cart contact Customer Service at 321-952-3420 or

For collection service inquiries contact Waste Management at 321-723-4455 or

For more information and useful tips check out Earth 911 at the following links!


Palm Bay Recycles!

Help us continue to lead Brevard in recycling

by using your single stream recycling cart to recycle:

Paper Products - Glass – Plastics

Aluminum, Tin and Steel Cans


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