Sanitation/Recycling Information

Effective January 15, 2024 trash collection is changing to once-a-week collection. 

 The City of Fernandina Beach contracts its sanitation services with Waste Management for residential/commercial garbage and recycling. Questions may be addressed directly to Waste Management at:
 (904) 879-2301; Email; Chat: 
For more information about collection service guidelines, including maps of service days, please visit

Once a year, to coincide with Earth Day, the City hosts a hazardous waste/recycle event and food drive. This year's event will take place on April 20, 2024 from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. Click here for additional details.

The City's cardboard recycling station is located at 1 South Front Street.  Additional recycling available at the Nassau County Convenience Recycling Center. or at the following locations click here.  

The Nassau County managed recycling bins previously stationed at Bailey Road have been relocated to the Nassau County Public Works Building (86200 Gene Lasserre Blvd.,Yulee). For more information.

* Latex paint is now acceptable at the Convenience Recycling Center (46026 Landfill Road, Callahan) 
It's time to rethink how we recycle because about 30% of materials sent to be recycled are not recyclable.  To learn more click here

Additional Links
Recycling Tips
Advanced Disposal Customer Care
Additional Recycling Options