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Posted on: November 8, 2020

City of Fort Myers Solid Waste service suspended on Monday due to Tropical Storm Eta

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City of Fort Myers Solid Waste service suspended on Monday due to Tropical Storm Eta 


FORT MYERS, Fla. (Nov. 8, 2020) – The City of Fort Myers has suspended residential trash and recycling collection on Monday, November 9 due to anticipated wind and rain from Tropical Storm Eta. Remember to remove and store all objects outside of the home that are in danger of blowing away in the storm, including any lids, cans and carts. 


Regular household service for Monday and Tuesday collections will be delayed one day. Monday service will be on Tuesday, and Tuesday service take place on Wednesday (November 11, Veterans Day holiday). Thursday and Friday residential service will occur on normally scheduled days.   


Please continue to watch this storm and stay prepared as it develops. Strong winds and heavy rain are expected over the next several days. For preparedness tips and to sign up for alerts, visit our hurricane page at cityftmyers.com/1914/Hurricane-Center 


To monitor progression of the storm please visit nhc.noaa.gov. 


For questions regarding your service, please call the City of Fort Myers Solid Waste Division at 239-321-8050.   


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