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Citrus County Sheriff's Department

The City of Crystal River utilizes the Sheriff's Department for police services.  City Council on an annual basis contributes funding for enhanced services for betterment of the community.  City Council remains diligent in the desire to keep Crystal River a safe and welcoming community.  

The Sheriff's Department maintains a Sheriff's Station within the City Hall facilities.  

See the Citrus County Sheriff's Office website for additional information at CCSO.

Quarterly Reports
US Water Services Corporation

U.S. Water Corporation operates, maintains, and manages the City of Crystal River's potable water treatment plant, wastewater treatment plant, lift stations and related distribution/collections lines.  

Daytime emergency contact phone number for water and sewer is Crystal River Public Works Department at 352-795-4216 ext. 314

The after hours emergency contact phone number for water and sewer is Citrus County Sheriff's Office at 352-726-1121.

Advanced Disposal

Advanced Disposal is the provider of solid waste and recycling collection services for the City of Crystal River.   The contact number for solid waste services for the City is 795-4216 ext. 314.

Household Waste Collection

  • This service includes two (2) weekly collections of garbage per residence.
  • All trash must be contained within a garbage can or bag.

Residential Solid Waste and Bulk goods Collection Days

  • East of Hwy. 19     Tuesday & Friday
  • West of Hwy. 19    Monday & Thursday

Residential Recycling, White Goods & Yard Waste

  • Every Wednesday City wide

Bulk Goods

Household furniture/ mattresses, etc. will be collected on your regularly scheduled solid waste day.


Recycling will be collected on Wednesdays for all City residents.

Crystal River has single stream recycling collection, which means that all recyclable materials can be placed in the same bin.  Please use the 64 gallon recycling cart that has been provided.

The following is a list of what can be recycled:

Paper Products

newspapers, catalogs, magazines, printer paper, copier paper, mail, junk mail, milk & juice cartons, frozen food, cereal, cracker, laundry detergent and pizza boxes, bagged shredded paper cardboard containers or large boxes must be cut down to dimensions no larger than 3ft. x 3ft.

Aluminum Products

beverage containers, tin food cans, clean pie & roaster pans, empty aerosol cans

Plastic Bottles

plastic containers numbered 1 & 2 (e.g. detergent, shampoo, bleach, coffee containers);

plastics such as bags, buckets, tubs & toys numbered 3 through 7

White Goods

White goods will be collected on Wednesdays.  (e.g. large appliances such as washers/dryers/ refrigerators)

Yard Waste

Yard waste will be collected on Wednesdays for all City residents.  Each household may place up to two (2) yards of yard waste, not to exceed sixty (60) pounds, at curbside that is containerized, bagged in a biodegradable bag or bundled and tied.

Commercial Collection

Commercial dumpsters will be serviced Monday through Saturday depending on the customer’s needs.

Commercial Hand Pickup

One 64 gallon receptacle will be provided.  Additional receptacles, not to exceed five, will be available upon request.




The following holidays will be observed and there will be no collection those days: New Years, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.  If your regularly scheduled collection day falls on one of these holidays, your regular collection service will be on the next business day.

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City of Crystal River

123 NW HWY 19, Crystal River, FL 34428

Ph: (352) 795-4216

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