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Free Disposal Day for Citrus County Residents: Saturday, May 4
Free Disposal Day for Citrus County Residents: Saturday, May 4

Citrus County, Florida-- The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners and Keep Citrus County Beautiful will be hosting a free disposal spring cleanup day at the central landfill on Saturday, May 4, 2013 from 7:00 am until 4:00 pm.  Businesses will be charged business rates.

Program acceptance requirements:

  • Citizens will need to provide proof of residency by providing a copy of tax bill or utility bill
  • Handymen / lawn maintenance companies should bring proof that material is being transported for a Citrus County homeowner by presenting a copy of the clients tax / utility bill or work order
  • Tire loads over the maximum 10 per household limit will be accepted only if the transporter has a current Tire Transporter Permit
  • Organizations / Neighborhood performing a cleanup and transporting materials to the landfill should be pre-approved by Keep Citrus County Beautiful (KCCB).  Contact KCCB at 746-9393 or e-mail keepcitruscountybeautiful@gmail.com for approval.

Material Restrictions that will apply during the event:

Bulky Waste Area

  • Boat with motor and motors – all fluids to be drained prior to coming to landfill
  • No motor homes or automobiles will be accepted

Citizen Service Area

  • Anti-Freeze – 10 gallon limit
  • Refrigerators / Freezers shall have food and doors removed
  • Used Oil – 10 gallon limit
  • Waste Tires – 10 per household

Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Center

  • No materials in containers larger than a 5 gallon container will be accepted
  • Gasoline – 10 gallon limit - for larger quantities call Solid Waste Management in advance for alternate disposal options

Scrap Metal Area – Materials containing 90% or more metal

  • All material/equipment capable of containing fluids shall have fluids drained prior to coming to landfill

Yard Waste Area

  • Stumps in excess of 4 ft in diameter and logs in excess of 4 ft in diameter or in excess of 10 ft in length will not be accepted

The following program / areas will be closed or suspended during the event:

  • Mulch Loading
  • Flower pot recycling
  • Single stream recycling (at landfill site only)
  • Styrofoam recycling

For more information call Solid Waste Management (Citrus County Landfill) at 352-527-7670.