Garbage is collected once a week for residents and is unlimited amount, this is paid for on a properties annual tax assessment. Residents who feel that once a week pickup will not work for them you can contact Waste Management and contract a 2nd weekly pickup that you will be charged $20 a month through Waste Management. For more information contact Waste Management at (305) 296-8297.
City of Key West Code of Ordinances Section 58-31 states containers may not be placed in City Right-of-Way before 4:00 pm the day before collection and must be removed by 8:00 pm the day of collection. It is against City Code to leave containers in the street or on the sidewalk.