Garbage Service

Contract garbage service is required by City of Mary Esther Ordinance, and is provided by Waste Management. Charges are included on the water bill for Residential customers and are due upon receipt. The current residential rate is $17.98.

***Effective April 1, 2019, the City will no longer be billing for garbage pickup. Waste Management will be sending out quarterly invoices near the end of March for April, May, and June services. If you have any questions regarding your waste services or billing, please contact Waste Management at 1-800-284-2451.***

The rates and billing for Commercial customers are handled by Waste Management.

Household Waste

Mondays: Place rolling cart with hinges towards your house.


Recycling is picked up on Thursdays only.

Yard Waste

Tuesday: Bagged or Bundled in 4 feet lengths. Trunks no more than 25 pounds and no more than 4 inches in diameter.

Bulk Items

Friday: Appliances, Furniture, etc.

Call for items with FREON (A/C and Refrigerator).

Note: The city only handles billing for Waste Management. All other customer service issues, including scheduling of bulk item pickup, will be handled by Waste Management. Waste Management Customer Service may be reached by calling 1-800-284-2451.