Hurricane Matthew Update: Storm Debris Collection Areas Announced For Sunday
By Space Coast Daily // November 6, 2016
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – There are 23 trucks (17 tandem) collecting vegetative debris from Hurricane Matthew operating north of Pineda Causeway and 50 trucks (3 tandem) south of Pineda Causeway today, Sunday, Nov. 6.
Waste Management will be resuming collection of small yard waste debris piles of one-half cubic yard or less. All three of the County’s disposal sites (Mockingbird Mulch Facility, Central Disposal Facility and Sarno Road Landfill) will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, Nov. 6.
Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11: No pick up.
Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24: No pick up.
Crews are continuing work in the following areas:
Port St. John
Mims and East Mims
North Merritt Island — Sunset Lakes and North Tropical Trail
Merritt Island — South Tropical Trail between Pineda and SR520
Merritt Island — Courtenay Parkway south of SR520
Merritt Island — Newfound Harbor Drive area
Merritt Island — Island Oaks, Barony Estates and Surfside Estates north of SR520
Titusville — Windover Farms
Unincorporated Rockledge off Fiske Boulevard
Wickham Park area
New areas anticipated with the next 48 hours:
Unincorporated east Rockledge area
Melbourne — Harlock and Aurora area
Melbourne — north of University Boulevard, west of US1
Melbourne — neighborhoods off Sarno Road
Melbourne — US192 and Dairy area
West Melbourne — east of Minton/South of US192 moving east
South Patrick Shores — Waterway Estates
Indian Harbour Beach
The County crews will make two passes throughout the county and cities that have entered into Interlocal Agreement for yard waste collection and one pass for construction debris. The county will notify the public when the first pass has been completed.
The Interlocal Agreement for debris collection includes:
Melbourne Village (possibly finished in three days)
Indian Harbour Beach
Melbourne Beach (Flamingo Lane — debris removed to accommodate road work)
Debris collection sites for hurricane debris contractors’-use only:
Central Disposal Facility
Mims (temporary site)
North Merritt Island (temporary site)
Valkaria Airport (temporary site)
South Beaches Waste Water Facility (temporary site.)
Department of Transportation will be conducting road clearing and damage assessment at the following locations:
US1 south of 518
Officials remind residents to keep piles of vegetative debris and construction debris separate. Also, do not put yard debris on the roadway, in the swale or other drainage easement