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  • View collection schedules for specific addresses within city limits.
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  • Use the convenient look-up tool to determine “What goes where?”

Residential Curbside Collection Program

Garbage

  • Garbage must be placed in carts provided by the City of Winter Park/Waste Pro. All garbage should be bagged and placed inside the cart, do not overload the cart.
  • Carts should be placed at least 3 feet from mailboxes, utility boxes, trees and shrubs, with the hand and the wheels facing your house.
  • Carts may be placed curbside at 7 a.m. on the day of collection.
  • If you are physically unable to place your containers curbside, you may request a medical waiver from the city qualifying you for rear door services.
  • Please contact Winter Park Utility Billing Services at 407-599-3220 or customer_service@cityofwinterpark.org.
  • No household hazardous waste or electronic waste may be placed in carts, see our Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste Collection options below.

Recycling

  • Not sure of what goes in your recycling cart? Search for your item by using the convenient look-up tool “What goes where?” tool located above.
  • Items for recycling must be placed in carts provided by the City of Winter Park/Waste Pro.
  • Do not place any recyclables in plastic bags. All recyclables should be placed loose inside the cart. Do not overload the cart; excess recyclables should be placed in brown paper bags.
  • Cardboard boxes can be broken down and placed inside the recycling cart.
  • Carts should be placed at least 3 feet from mailboxes, utility boxes, trees and shrubs, with the hand and the wheels facing your house.
  • Carts may be placed curbside at 7 a.m. on the day of collection.
  • If you are physically unable to place your containers curbside, you may request a medical waiver from the city qualifying you for rear door services. Please contact Winter Park Utility Billing Services at 407-599-3220 or customer_service@cityofwinterpark.org.
  • Replacement labels for your curbside cart are available at the Utility Billing Customer Service Desk in City Hall. You may also request a replacement label to be mailed to your home address.
  • No household hazardous waste or electronic waste may be placed in carts.

Yard Waste

  • All yard waste must be containerized.
  • If yard waste is unable to be containerized, it will only be collected if it is tied stacked and bundled, does not exceed four (4) feet in length (except palm fronds) or four (4) inches in radius, nor be greater than 50 pounds in weight for any piece or segment of such materials. Palm fronds stacked curbside shall be collected whole.
  • Yard waste in excess of three (3) cubic yards shall be assessed an extra charge.
  • Replacement labels for your curbside cart are available at the Utility Billing Customer Service Desk in City Hall. You may also request a replacement label to be mailed to your home address.

Bulk/Appliances Waste

  • Waste Pro collects bulk items such as appliances, furniture, etc. (not hazardous waste) free of charge from customers twice per year during the months of May and November.
  • Customers may order additional bulk pickup’s for an additional charge. Contact Waste Pro for a quote.
  • SAFETY NOTE: It is required that all doors from refrigerators and freezers be removed before being placed curbside to ensure children do not become trapped inside.

Apartments/Multi-Family Collection Information

Garbage

Contact your property manager for your garbage collection pickup schedule.

  • Garbage must be placed in carts/containers provided by the City of Winter Park/Waste Pro. If you need a new cart/container, request one now by contacting Waste Pro Customer Service.
  • All garbage should be bagged and placed inside the cart/container, do not overload the cart/container.
  • No household hazardous waste or electronic waste may be placed in carts.

Recycling

Contact your property manager or WastePro for your recycling collection pickup schedule.

Currently, the city does not require recycling collection programs be offered at multi-family units. If your multi-family residential complex is interested in offering recycling collection, please contact WastePro to schedule a site visit and receive more information on pricing. The city’s Sustainability Program can provide assistance with creating a recycling education and outreach plan.

  • Not sure of what goes in your recycling cart? Search for your item by using the convenient look-up tool “What goes where?” tool located above.

Bulk/Appliances Waste

  • Customers may order additional bulk pickup’s for an additional charge, contact Waste Pro for a quote.
  • SAFETY NOTE: It is required that all doors form refrigerators and freezers be removed before being placed curbside to ensure children do not become trapped inside.

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal & Electronics Recycling

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

The Household Hazardous Waste Dropoff  has been rescheduled for September 26. This event is held at City Operations located at 1409 Howell Branch Road. For more information, please visit cityofwinterpark.eventbrite.com. No contractors, please.

Household Hazardous Waste (anti-freeze, automobile batteries, CFLs, paints, household chemicals, rechargeable batteries) and eWaste (computers, TVs, etc.) are collected at the Seminole County Central Transfer Station, Monday through Saturday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at 1950 State Road 419 in Longwood. You can also drop these items off at the Orange County Landfill, 7 days a week, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at 5901 Young Pine Road in Orlando.

Prescription Drug Reclamation Station – Outdated, unwanted, and unused medicines in their original containers can be safely disposed of at the Winter Park Police Department Prescription Reclamation Station, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the lobby of the Public Safety Facility located at 500 N. Virginia Ave.

Electronics Recycling

The next eWaste dropoff has been rescheduled for Saturday, September 26, from 8 a.m. to noon, for Winter Park residents only. No contractors, please. For more information, please visit cityofwinterpark.eventbrite.com

Did you know that The Mustard Seed of Central Florida and RE:PURPOSE have partnered to collect eWaste? Access The Mustard Seed of Central Florida for drop-off location and receiving hours.

Composting Education/Giveaway Program

By composting, you can help reduce your overall landfill contribution and make organic matter able to improve the chemical, physical and biological characteristics of your soils. With this in mind, we are offering FREE backyard composters to Winter Park residents.

To become eligible you must reside within the City of Winter Park city limits. Check your eligibility by accessing the map of the City of Winter Park Boundary and register for one of our upcoming 2020 Introduction to Composting classes, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., led by UF/IFAS Extension Orange County:

Not sure where to begin? Access the University of Florida IFAS Extension’s Composting Guide and Environmental Protection Agency’s Composting Guide for tips on composting at home.

Fix It! Don't Pitch It
a community repair workshop

Fix It! Don’t Pitch It logoFix It! Don’t Pitch It, initiated by the City of Winter Park and the Winter Park Public Library, is a community repair workshop in partnership with Orange County and City of Orlando. Individuals can bring items in need of fixing as well as share their own repair expertise with participants. Previous repairs at the city’s Fix It! Don’t Pitch It events have included eyeglass, watch, jewelry, clocks, fishing poles, electronics, carpentry, books and bike repairs, sewing and furniture assembly.

This unique workshop is designed to support the city’s Sustainability Action Plan by reducing the daily consumption of goods in homes, encouraging recycling, helping to save money through trade, as well as learning about valuable skills and resources from volunteers within the community. Services are subject to change based on repair volunteers.

Repair Volunteers & Services

Jody Lazar
407-623-3300, ext. 122
jlazar@wppl.org

Additional Locations

Program Start-up Package

Vanessa Balta Cook
Sustainability & Permitting Planner
vbaltacook@cityofwinterpark.org
407-599-3364

Commercial Collection Service Information

Garbage

To start or stop a commercial account, please email Austin Kerper at Waste Pro or call 386-804-9171.

  • Garbage must be placed in carts/containers provided by the City of Winter Park/Waste Pro.
  • All garbage should be bagged and placed inside the cart/container, do not overload the cart/container.
  • No household hazardous waste or electronic waste may be placed in carts.

Recycling

Did you know that your business can potentially save money while recycling?

Currently, the city does not require recycling collection programs be offered at commercial buildings. Businesses can establish recycling collection programs with one of our registered haulers (see below), Please contact the registered hauler directly to schedule a site visit and to learn more about recycling collection pricing. Once you have started a recycling service, please email the Sustainability Program Office for assistance on creating a recycling education and outreach plan for your business.

Event Recycling

To request recycling services and bins at an event, please contact the city’s Parks & Recreation Department at 407-599-3463.

Registered Haulers List (C&D and Recycling)

Ordinance 3055-16 was adopted by the City Commission November 28, 2016, amending changes to Chapter 82 of the Code of Ordinances, governing solid waste. The table below outlines projects requiring use of the City of Winter Park’s franchise hauler Waste Pro®. This ordinance also requires all non-franchise waste haulers operating within the City of Winter to register with the city’s Building & Permitting Services Department unless exempted by the State of Florida.

Refusal to comply with these provisions may lead to canceled permitting inspections and further code enforcement penalties. For service requests with Waste Pro, please call 407-774-0800. To register or for more information, please contact the Building & Permitting Services Department at 407-643-1694.

Project TypeHauler
(per City Code, Chapter 82)
Registered Hauler
(per City Code Chapter 82-34)
Single Family/Duplex/Triplex
(similar replacement of demolished structure)
Any registered haulerYes
Single Family (undeveloped property)Waste ProNo
Commercial new construction & demolition recyclables (site separated)Any haulerYes, may be exempted by state.
Commercial new construction & demolition solid wasteWaste ProNo

City of Winter Park Registered Waste Haulers

Business Name
Type of CollectionMailing AddressPhone
1-800-GOT-JUNK
Contact: Jason Banks
Not specified waste396 E. Church Road, Suite C
King of Prussia, PA 19406
800-468-5865
888 RECYCLING
Contact: Vincent Chen
Aluminum, Steel6895 Hanging Moss Road
Orlando, FL 32807
407-599-3220
Advanced Disposal Services
Contact: Diane Walrave
C&D (Construction & Demolition)5722 N. Pine Hills Road
Orlando, FL 32810
407-464-0664
Creative Environmental Service
Contact: Kelly Delay
SteelP.O. Box 541509
Orlando, FL 32804
888-351-3755
Global Rental Dumpsters, Inc.
Contact: Violet Ellenwood
Single stream recycling1920 Silver Star Road
Orlando, FL 32804
407-295-0400
Greenwood & Son Contracting, Inc.
Contact: Glenford Green
C&D (Construction & Demolition)36738 CR 452
Grand Island, FL 32735
352-483-0699
JJ's Waste & Recycling,LLC
Contact: Darren Bateson
C&D (Construction & Demolition)3905 El Rey Road
Orlando, FL 32808
407-298-3932
Mid Florida Materials
Contact: Mike Stacey
C&D (Construction & Demolition)P.O. Box 547217
Orlando, FL 32854
321-303-2852
Orlando Recycling, Inc.
Contact: Sharee Jonsson
Corrugated cardboard boxes5303 N. Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32810
407-872-1595
Orlando Waste Paper Company
Contact: Jerry Allen
Single stream recycling2715 Staten Ave
Orlando, FL 32804
407-299-1380
O-Town Compost Inc.
Contact: Charlie Pioli
Food scraps2935 Aein Road
Orlando, FL 32817
503-384-8968
Republic Services
Contact: Jackie Harris
C&D (Construction & Demolition)
Single stream recycling
11255 Rocket Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32824
407-293-8000
RLH Construction, LLC
Contact: Richard Haines
C&D (Construction & Demolition)5500 Vista View Way
Oviedo, FL 32824
407-276-1546
Waste Connections of Florida
Contact: Randy Lewis
Corrugated cardboard boxes3 Waterways Square Place, Suite 110
The Woodlands, TX 77380
407-261-5000
Waste Management Inc. of Florida
Contact: Delina Jefferson
Single stream recycling3510 Rio Vista Avenue
Orlando, FL 32805
407-650-8663

Contact Information

Vanessa A. Balta

Sustainability & Permitting Planner

Agnieszka Tarnawska

Sustainability & Permitting Assistant

Our Vision

Winter Park is the city of arts and culture, cherishing its traditional scale and charm while building a healthy and sustainable future for all generations.