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General Information
Phone Numbers
305-460-5000
Emergencies: Dial 911
Location
2800 S.W. 72nd Avenue
Miami,
FL
33155

Bulk Trash

What is trash?

Trash is made up of larger items that come from the home such as furniture, tires, palm-fronds, leaves, and tree branches.  Coral Gables Garbage Truck in front of City Hall


Trash pickup guidelines:

  • If disposing of larger items such as furniture and appliances, please create a service request or call the Solid Waste Division at (305) 460-5346.
  • Do not place trash within five feet of parkway trees, drain gates, water meters, or other utilities.
  • Do not include construction material, oil-based paints, and hazardous materials such as pesticides and household chemicals in your trash pickup.
  • Do not exceed 1 cubic yard of trash (approximately the size of a Smart car).
  • Do not place trash (besides yard waste) outdoors until the night before scheduled pickup.

 

Have questions about trash pickup? See common questions below:


What day will my bulk trash be picked up?
  • Residents can enter their address here to find out about their respective collection days.


Will the City fill the pit located on the swale after trash pickup?

  • Yes, once the pit becomes too deep the City will fill the hole. Please create a service request here or call the Solid Waste Division at (305) 460-5346.


How much does a special pickup cost?

  • A special pickup for items such as appliances costs $50. 


I have more than 1 cubic yard of waste I need to dispose of—what do I do?

  • The City will pick up the excess waste, but please note there is a charge of $10 per cubic yard for any excess waste removal.


Can I put cardboard boxes in my trash pit for pickup?

  • No, please discard of cardboard boxes with your recycling.Coral Gables branded truck in front of one of the city's many arched entries.