Curbside Collection.jpg​Lee County residents receive:

  • Once-a-week, unlimited amount of curbside collection: garbage, recycling and yard waste
  • Once-a-week curbside collection of electronic devices
  • Curbside collection of up to two car tires per week (larger tires must be brought to the Buckingham facility)
  • Curbside collection of large, bulky items such as furniture and large household appliances (as needed)

Household garbage, yard waste, recycling and electronics must be at the curb by 6:30 a.m. the day of each scheduled collection.


Placement & Removal of Garbage Cans and Recycle Containers:

  • Place cans and/or bags less than six feet from the roadside.
  • Trash must not be placed out more than 24 hours before scheduled pick up time.
  • Empty cans must be removed within 48 hours after pick up. Violation of this rule may result in a warning for the first offense and a fine for each subsequent violation.
  • Please place carts at the curb with the arrow facing the street. Keep the cart 3 feet from mailboxes, other cans/carts and any other obstacle.

Get more information about approved containers.


Was something left at your curb?

Visit our Missed Pickups/Special Pickups page or call one of our friendly customer services representatives at 239-533-8000.