​​​​​​​Keith Howard, Director

Performance Dashboard 

Report a Problem  239-533-8000

Lee County's Hurricane Irma Recovery Information site provides a central location for all information related to Lee County's recovery efforts.

Upcoming Holiday Closures

Nov. 23 - Thanksgiving Day
               There will be no collections on Thanksgiving Day and all
               county facilities will be closed.
               Thursday's collections will take place on Friday, Nov. 24
               Friday's collections will take place on Saturday, Nov. 25

Nov. 24 - Day after Thanksgiving
               Collections resume. Resource Recovery Facility in  
               Buckingham is open regular hours - 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
               Solid Waste offices including the Topaz Court Solid Waste   
               Annex will be closed.

Lee County Solid Waste, a division of the Department of Public Utilities, provides a variety of convenient waste and recycling services to more than 320,000 households in unincorporated Lee County and six municipalities. The Division also owns and operates technologically advanced waste-to-energy and material recycling facilities, supported by a landfill and two transfer stations. In all, the disposal system handles more than 900,000 tons of waste each year.

We invite you to explore our division online, where you may:

Take our customer satisfaction survey.


Be on the lookout...

Our inspectors are hitting the road with bright new truck graphics reminding everyone to Recycle Smart. Coming soon to a neighborhood near you!

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  • Main Phone: 239-533-8000
  • Solid Waste Resource Recovery Facility          10500 Buckingham Road
    Fort Myers, FL 33905
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  • Topaz Court Solid Waste Annex                            6441 Topaz Court
    Fort Myers, FL 33966
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