Doug Whitehead, Director
Covid-19 Service Updates
The health and safety of our community members are of the utmost importance to Lee County Government. All service updates are made in alignment with the State Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control's recommendation for social distancing.
- The Topaz Court Household Chemical Waste Facility will reopen Monday, May 11 for residential chemical waste and electronics drop off
- All Compost sales will resume Monday, May 11
- As a safety precaution, cash payments are discouraged at any of the Solid Waste facilities. Please be prepared to use a credit or debit card for payment.
Memorial Day Notice:
There are no collection service on
Monday, May 25, and all Lee County Solid Waste facilities and offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day. This includes the operation at the Household Chemical Waste Collection Facility, 6441 Topaz Court, and the Resource Recovery Facility on Buckingham Road.
All garbage, recycling and yard waste collections in unincorporated Lee County, the City of Bonita Springs, the Village of Estero and the Town of Fort Myers Beach will take place one day after the regularly scheduled collection day for the entire week beginning May 25. This means that if your regular collection day is Monday, the collection truck will pick up that material on Tuesday. Tuesday’s regularly scheduled pickups will occur on Wednesday and so on for the rest of the week through Saturday, May 30. Regular collection schedules resume on Monday, June 1.
Report a Problem
By phone: 239-533-8000
Request for Action Center
customer satisfaction survey.
The Lee County Solid Waste Department provides a variety of convenient waste and recycling services to more than 320,000 households in unincorporated Lee County and six municipalities. The Department also owns and operates technologically advanced waste-to-energy and material recycling facilities, supported by a landfill, two transfer stations, a household chemical waste facility and a Reuse Center. In all, the disposal system handles more than 1.2 million tons of waste each year.
Resident's Guides to Recycling and Waste Disposal in Lee County are available in English, Spanish and Creole-