Other Services

Dead Animals


The Solid Waste Department removes dead animals from City streets and roadways at no cost to the caller. If you require this service, call 813-757-9208.

On weekends and after 5 p.m. on weekdays, call the Plant City Police Department at 813-757-9200.

Used Tires


Citizens may dispose of four tires annually at no charge by placing them at curbside and calling 813-757-9208 for a special pickup. There is no charge for up to 4 tires per calendar year.  Additional tires can be picked up at the curb for a fee of $8 each. 

Used Oil


Used cooking or motor oil should not be thrown away with your garbage. If poured on the ground or into the storm drain, the oil poisons our soil and pollutes our waterways. Simply bring your used oil to the collection site and empty it into the collection tank free of charge.The Solid Waste Department provides a collection center for used oil at: 1500 W Victoria Street, Plant City, FL

White Goods


The Solid Waste Department will pick up items such as: washers, dryers, small a/c units (window type), refrigerators, freezers etc.  All items that utilize freon must be purged prior to pick up. No items containing flammable or explosive liquids / gases will be picked up.

Hazardous Waste


The Solid Waste Department is not permitted to pick up hazardous waste. These materials pose a threat not only to people, but also to the environment. Hazardous wastes are classified as poisons, corrosives, reactive, explosive and toxic materials.

You may obtain information on disposing of hazardous household chemicals by calling the Hillsborough County Solid Waste Management Department at 813-272-5680.