All Residential curbside services start at 6:00am, so please make sure that all items for collection are placed curbside by 6:00am to avoid missing any of the collection vehicles.
Waste Pro provides Residential collection and disposal service for all household trash, garbage and recycle generated from residential customers which has been properly prepared and contained in the correct refuse container provided under the Automated Cart Program.
Waste Pro provides Residential Yard Waste (horticulture) collection and disposal service for all TRIMMINGS (branches and limbs from trees and shrubs), grass clippings, fallen fruit, leaves, weeds and palm fronds generated from residential customers which has been properly contained and placed curb-side for collection. Branches and limbs from trees and shrubs are to be cut in lengths no more that six (6) feet long and tied up in bundles weighing no more than fifty (50) pounds. Palm Fronds do not need to be cut down, bundled or tied, you just need to make one (1) single neat pile with nothing but palm fronds in the pile and a second neat pile with the rest of your yard waste that has been bundled and tied up. Small clippings, weeds, grass clippings, etc may be put in your own personal garbage can that is no more that forty (40) gallons in size, has a weatherproof lid and handles on both sides or the brown paper or plastic lawn and leaf bags you can purchase from local stores. Each can or bag of yard waste set out for collection can weigh no more than fifty (50) pounds in weight.
There is a charge for collection and disposal of land clearing debris. Please call Waste Pro at 239-945-0800 for more information.
Cape Coral City Ordinance:
§ 9-18 Disposal of residue and rubbish of tree surgeons, fence companies, similar work.
It shall be the responsibility of all fence companies, tree surgeons, nurseries and landscaping contractors, or any individual or company doing work on private property, to remove from the premises all residue and rubbish resulting from the work.
Residential curbside collection is provided one (1) time per week. Your collection day is based on your location.
Extra garbage that does not fit in the brown garbage can may be placed out for collection in plastic bags set next to the can. Each bag cannot weigh more than fifty (50) pounds and be stacked NEATLY at the curb.
Remember to keep a three (3) foot clearance between and around each can for collection and that the wheels and handle are to face the house. Please remember to also keep at least a five (5) foot clearance from mailboxes, trees, parked cars, etc.