Registration Open for 2021 International Coastal Cleanup

On September 18, 2021, Volusia County will participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s 36th International Coastal Cleanup (ICC). You can register now to make a difference and keep our waterways clean. Public sites will have registration available from August 2 to August 27, 2021. Sites will be closed for registration when they reach capacity. The first 1,500 registered participants will receive a promotional item with the … Continue reading Registration Open for 2021 International Coastal Cleanup

Volusia County Holiday solid waste schedule for Christmas and New Year’s Day

The following contains the list of city and county solid waste pick up schedules that have been announced. Cities will be added as they make announcements, and may not be available yet at this time. If you have any questions, please contact your city officials directly. Holiday solid waste schedule for Christmas and New Year’s Day Unincorporated Volusia County There will be no garbage, recycling, … Continue reading Volusia County Holiday solid waste schedule for Christmas and New Year’s Day

City of New Smyrna Beach to Provide Holiday Meals for Seniors

Enjoy seasonal music, holiday cheer and a scrumptious meal safely placed in your trunk or back seat along with a gift bag at the city of New Smyrna Beach’s drive-through Annual Senior Christmas Luncheon in the Alonzo “Babe” James Community Center parking lot on Tuesday, December 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. December 15 from 11:30 AM – 1 PM @ the Alonzo Babe … Continue reading City of New Smyrna Beach to Provide Holiday Meals for Seniors

Edgewater Providing New Garbage Containers to Residents

The City of Edgewater is providing each residence with one new garbage collection container (cart). Just follow this link, then: choose “Solid Waste Cart Options” (NOT “solid waste”) then choose “request” (although compliment and complaint will work as well) It will take you to the next screen where you enter your address and then to the screen where you choose from one of three sizes. The … Continue reading Edgewater Providing New Garbage Containers to Residents

INSIDE LOOK: Serene Pavers & Stonescapes

Q: What inspired you to open this family-runned business?  A: This was my hobby while I was in the restaurant business for 20+ years. I decided to do some jobs in my free time. Then I realized I can do what I love, not work nights, weekends or holidays and make money.  Q: When did you first open your doors?  A: We opened in 2003. … Continue reading INSIDE LOOK: Serene Pavers & Stonescapes

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Free Pet Food and Microchips Available to Public

Dog and cat owners in Volusia County will get a helping hand Saturday – free pet food and microchips, courtesy of Volusia County Animal Services and the ASPCA. The give-away is the county’s way of helping residents who are struggling to feed their pets due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Free pet food and microchips available to the public on Saturday “We’re committed to serving the … Continue reading Free Pet Food and Microchips Available to Public

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Affordable and Reliable Airport Rides Now Available

B’ On Time Concierge is your answer to reliable transportation, especially during the holiday season. There is nothing more hectic than traveling during the holidays, and this local company sets themselves apart from all your other choices. They specialize in scheduled-in-advance rides. What is the concierge difference? Every client will receive a phone call the day before their scheduled pick up, so the driver can … Continue reading Affordable and Reliable Airport Rides Now Available

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Cleaning Up After The Storm

AFTER THE STORM – Hurricane Dorian Please separate storm debris into these categories: HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE Perishable items, such as food and normal household waste, will be collected by your regular garbage service provider. This type of garbage will have priority service. Service may be interrupted due to road closures. Normal recycling collection will resume as soon as possible, but all other services have priority. YARD … Continue reading Cleaning Up After The Storm

Hurricane Dorian: Waste Management Updates

**Regarding waste collection for some areas of Volusia County. This list will be updated as more information becomes available. Daytona Beach Garbage collections will follow normal operations Monday. There will be no garbage, recycling and yard waste collections Tuesday and Wednesday. We will announce the next day for collections after the storm. South Daytona Waste Pro will be collecting as normal on Monday, September 2nd. … Continue reading Hurricane Dorian: Waste Management Updates