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Lake Placid, Florida

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Highlands County Solid Waste Requirements (revised June 2020)

Collection Holidays:   There is no garbage pick up on New Years Day, Fourth of July, Christmas Day, or Thanksgiving. We are only affected for those that fall on a Monday. Pick up will then be on the next day (Tuesday).

Garbage Collection:   Garbage will be picked up once weekly on Monday, The blue trash cans and green recycle cans are to be at curbside facing front by 7 AM and must be at least 4 feet apart from each other and any stationary object. This facilitates the automatic pick-up. Both Bulk Waste ( furniture, mattresses, etc.) and Yard Waste ( tree limbs, leaves, etc) are now picked up on alternating Mondays. NOTE: THE LIDS ON BOTH CANS MUST BE COMPLETELY CLOSED OR THEY WILL NOT  BE PICKED UP AS

Yard Debris: (vegetation, branches, limbs, grass clipping etc) Collected every other Monday.. Yard debris must be in a can, bagged, or tied in a bundle of no more than 100 pounds and a maximum length of 6 feet per bundle!

Note: The maximum amount that the hauler is required to pick up is 2 cubic yards. Please contact your hauler for additional information.

Tires, Oil, Batteries, and Appliances:  Picked up on a CALL in Basis Only! Call (863) 655-0005.These services are provided at no additional cost with the exception of TIRES.

Non Acceptable curbside items:  Paint, Pesticides, Chemicals of any kind.  

Concrete, dirt:  Deliver to the Landfill!

Waste Connections of Florida is the franchise hauler for the County:  (863) 655-0005

General Membership meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the Clubhouse.
Everyone is encouraged to attend.

Southwest Florida Water Management District Watering Rules
(updated June 2020)

Lawn watering schedules and times:

Lawn watering is limited to twice per week.

Even addresses may water on Thursday and/or Sunday before 10 A.M. or after 4 P.M.

Odd addresses may water on Wednesday and/or Saturday before 10 A.M. or after 4 P.M.

Landscape watering schedule and times:

Hand watering and micro-irrigation of plants (other then lawns) can be done on any day and at any time.

New lawns and plants:

New lawns and plants have a 30-30 establishment period, which allows any-day watering during the first 30 days.

During the second 30 days (from day 31 thru day 60), watering is allowed every other

Even-numbered addresses may water on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday; odd-numbered addresses may water Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.

Monthly Dinners at the Clubhouse resume November 20th

Our monthly dinners are held at the Clubhouse at 6 p.m. on the 3rd Saturday of each month through April. Please contact any Board Member for tickets at $10 each until the Friday before the dinner date. Click on " Association" for a list of members and their telephone numbers.

Sunny Breakfast

Our Sunny Breakfast will be served at the Clubhouse on the 2nd Saturday of the month from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Donation for the sunny breakfast is $7.00

Limited number of activities have resumed

A limited number of activities at the clubhouse will continue during this Pandemic following the CDC guidelines regarding masks and social distancing. The new weekly schedule follows:

Line Dancing – Tuesdays, 10 - 11 a.m.

Contact Olga 239-777-4645

Cards & Games – Wednesdays, Noon - 4 p.m.

Contact Shirley 561-818-0075

Sunny Breakfast – are on hold

Monthly dinners are on hold