News Flash

Posted on: September 27, 2022

Hurricane Ian Updates: Solid Waste

Hurricane Ian Solid Waste

The City of Homestead is currently monitoring Hurricane Ian. Below are the following closures and important updates:
•HPS Sanitation services will be suspended for Wednesday 9/28. Services will be provided on the next scheduled pickup.
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City of Homestead News
Posted on: September 28, 2022

HPS Online Bill Pay Portal Down for Maintenance

Online Bill Pay

Starting on September 30th at 12pm through October 3 at 12pm, the online portal for HPS online bill pay and start/stop/move will be down for maintenance. If you wish to make a payment online please do so before 11am on September 30 or after 1pm on October...

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: July 5, 2022

HPS Online Bill Pay Portal Down for Maintenance

couple-on-laptop

Starting on July 5th at 5pm through July 6th at 8am, the online portal for HPS online bill pay will be down for maintenance. If you wish to make a payment online please do so before 5pm on July 5th or after 8am on July 6th. 

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City of Homestead News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Tuesday, May 10, 2022

HPS Truck picking up bulk garbage

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Tuesday, May 10, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Tuesday, May 10, 2022 for a portion of  Zone 5. Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, May 11, 2022. ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Plastic bottle thrown away into recycling can

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Tuesday, May 10, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 for Sierra and Umbria. Missed pickups will be completed by Wednesday, May 11, 2...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, May 10, 2022

HPS Employee with Trash can

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, May 10, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, May 10, 2022 for Mallorca, Umbria, Windward, Aruba, Barbados, Belize, Marbella, Avella Park, Antillean and Leeward II. Missed ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: May 9, 2022

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Monday, May 9, 2022

HPS Truck picking up bulk garbage

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Monday, May 9, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Monday, May 9, 2022 for Zone 1. Missed pickups will be completed on Tuesday, May 10, 2022.  Please make sure yo...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Friday, May 6, 2022

HPS Truck picking up bulk garbage

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Friday, May 6, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Friday, May 6, 2022 for Bali, Mirage and Leeward I. Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday, May 7, 2022.  ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 26, 2022

HPS Truck picking up bulk garbage

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 26, 2022

 

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Tuesday, April 26, 2022 for Westberry Estates & Redondo. Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. &...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 26, 2022

HPS Employee with Trash can

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 26, 2022

 

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, April 26, 2022 for Bermuda, Belize, Sonoma, Fresno, Leeward II, Antillean, Cali Green, Fairways, Arbor Park, Centergate, and NW 6 Ave...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Monday, April 25, 2022

HPS Truck picking up bulk garbage

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Monday, April 25, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Monday, April 25, 2022 for NW 20 Street to NW 15 Street from NW 6 Avenue to Krome Avenue, for NE 20 Street t...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 19, 2022

HPS Employee with Trash can

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 19, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, April 19, 2022 for Chateau, Umbria, Bali, Leeward I, Leeward II, Mirage, Antillean, Bimini, Barbados, Belize, Westberry and ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 15, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Friday, April 15, 2022

HPS Employee with Trash can

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Friday, April 15, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Friday, April 15, 2022 for Leeward II, Antillean and Belize. Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday, April 16, 2022.  P...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 15, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Friday, April 15, 2022

Plastic bottle thrown away into recycling can

 

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Friday, April 15, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Friday, April 15, 2022 from Campbell Drive to Mowry Drive from NW 10 Avenue to N. Krome Avenue. Mis...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Thursday, April 14, 2022

Recycling Can

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Thursday, April 14, 2022 for Floridian Isles I, Floridian Isles II, the Grove at Waterstone, Avalon, Stonebrook I, Pebblebrook I and Portofino Palms. Missed pickups will be completed by&am...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Monday, April 12, 2022

Bulk Waste Pickup

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Tuesday, April 12, 2022 for NE 3 AVE, NE 4 AVE, NW 5 AVE, from NE 8 ST to NE 11 ST. Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, April 13, 2022.  Please make sure your bulky waste has the...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Tuesday, April 12, 2022 for Edgewater, Seagrape, Kia Dr., Laura Ln, Sunrise, Sonoma, Fresno, Mendocino, Mallorca, Chateau, Napa, Bimini, Mirage, Leeward, Bali, Crystal Lakes, Portofino West.&nb...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 12, 2022 Update

HPS Sanitation Reminder

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, April 12, 2022 for Waterstone Estates, Floridan Bay Estates, Portofino Estates, Portofino West, Tennessee Estates, Bimini, Barbados, Belize, Villages of Homestead – Sandpiper area, Leeward II,...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Monday, April 11, 2022 Update

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Monday, April 11, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Monday, April 11, 2022 for Waterstone Estates, Floridan Bay Estates, Portofino Estates, Marbella Cove, Port...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Monday, April 11, 2022

Bulk Waste Pickup

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Monday, April 11, 2022 for Old Dixie Highway to Krome Avenue from NE 11 Street to NE 23 Street, NW 14 Street to NW 22 Street from NW 8 Avenue to Krome Avenue, NE 8 Street to NE 11 Street from Flagler Avenue ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 5, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 5, 2022

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, April 5, 2022 

 

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, April 5, 2022 for Bimini, Portofino West, Tennessee Estates, Barbados, Belize, Fairways, Cali Greens, Palm Isles, Leeward II,...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Friday, April 1, 2022

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Friday, April 1, 2022 from Mowry Dr. to Campbell Dr. from Krome Ave to NW 2 Ave.  Missed pickups will be completed by Wednesday, March 30, 2022.  Please make sure your recycling c...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Tuesday, March 29, 2022 for Sonoma, Mallorca, Chateau, Umbria, Napa, Mendocino and Sierra.  Missed pickups will be completed by Wednesday, March 30, 2022.  Please make su...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, March 29, 2022

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, March 29, 2022 for Fresno, Mallorca, Napa, Chateau, Sierra, Umbria, Leeward II, Antillean, Barbados and Belize.  Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, March 30, 2022.  Please ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Bulk Waste Pickup

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Tuesday, March 29, 2022 for Westberry Estates and Redondo.  Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, March 30, 2022.   Please make sure your bulky waste has the required five-foot cle...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 25, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Friday, March 25, 2022

HPS garbage truck

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Friday, March 25, 2022 for Mirage, Fresno, Chateau, Portofino West, Arbor Park, Antillian, Leeward II, Cali green.  Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday, March 26, 2022. Please make sure your ga...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 24, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Thursday, March 24, 2022

HPS garbage truck

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Thursday, March 24, 2022 for Floridian Bay Estate.  Missed pickups will be completed on Friday, March 25, 2022.  Please make sure your garbage can (green lid) is out and that has the required f...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, March 22, 2022

HPS garbage truck

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, March 22, 2022 for the Redlands and Westbury.  Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, March 23, 2022.  Please make sure your garbage can (green lid) is out and that has the req...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, March 15, 2022

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, March 15, 2022 for Bimini, Leeward II, Umbria, Windward, and Aruba.  Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, March 16, 2022.  Please make sure your garbage can (green lid) is ou...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Friday, March 11, 2022

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Friday, March 11, 2022 for Antillean, Leeward II, Belize, Umbria, Windward, Aruba and Sonoma.  Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday, March 12, 2022.   Please make sure your garbage can ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: March 1, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 for North Gate, Sunrise, Kia Drive, Laura Lane, Town Palm, Sonoma, Mallorca, Chateau, Umbria, Napa, Mendocino, Fresno, Rainbow Village and Mango Way.  Missed pickups...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Friday, February 18, 2022

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Friday, February 18, 2022 for Windward and Aruba.  Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday, February 19, 2022.  Please make sure your garbage can (green lid) is out and that has the requir...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Tuesday, February 15, 2022 for Mirage, Martinique, Caribbean Isles, Capri, Mallorca, Bali, Leeward I, Barbados, Atlantis, Antillean, Umbria, Sonoma, Sierra, Napa, Mendocino, Fresno and Chateau. &am...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, February 15, 2022

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, February 15, 2022 Umbria, Fresno, Barbados, Belize, Antillean, Leeward II and a portion of Crystal Lakes.   Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, February 16, 2022.  Please ma...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: February 11, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Friday, February 11, 2022 Revised

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Friday, February 11, 2022 for Mirage, Leeward II, Sonoma, Barbados, Antillean, and Belize.  Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday, February 12, 2022.  Please make sure your garbage can (...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: February 11, 2022

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Friday, February 11, 2022

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Friday, February 11, 2022 for Mirage, Leeward II, Sonoma, Barbados, and Belize.  Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday, February 12, 2022.  Please make sure your garbage can (green lid) ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Friday, January 28, 2022

Recycling Can

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Friday, January 28, 2022 for Zone 5, which includes Westberry Estates, Redland Reef, Tennessee Estates, and Deedco Gardens.  Missed pickups will be completed by Saturday, January 29, 2022. &nbs...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: January 27, 2022

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Thursday, January 27, 2022

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Thursday, January 27, 2022 for a portion of Zone 1.  Missed pickups will be completed by Saturday, January 27, 2022.  Please make sure your recycling can (yellow/gray lid) is out and has t...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Homestead Public Services Reminds Customers of Solid Waste Schedule Changes

Man with HPS truck

All Homestead Public Services (HPS) Sanitation customers now have a new zone and new pickup schedule.  Regular garbage pick-up days remain the same, but bulk waste and recycling pick-up days have changed to an alternating biweekly schedule.&n...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Friday, December 17, 2021

Bulk Waste Pickup

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Friday, December 17, 2021 for Leeward I, Mirage, Bali, Sonoma, Fresno, Mendocino, Mallorca, Napa, The Landings, Cali Greens, and Pine Isle.  Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday December 18,...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: December 3, 2021

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Friday, December 3, 2021

Bulk Waste Pickup

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Friday, December 3, 2021 for Centergate, Towngate, Arbor Park, Windward, Aruba, Bimini, Belize, Mirage, Leeward I, Bali, Fresno, Sonoma, Mallorca, Mendocino, Sierra, Chateau, Napa, Umbria, Egret Road, Quetza...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: December 3, 2021

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Friday, December 3, 2021

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Friday, December 3, 2021 for Napa, Mendocino, Fresno, Umbria, Sierra, Chateau, Mallorca, Sonoma, Bali, Leeward I, Mirage and Crystal Lakes.  Missed pickups will be completed by Saturday, December 4...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Friday, November 19, 2021

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Friday, November 19, 2021 for Napa, Mendocino, Fresno, Umbria, Sierra, Chateau, Mallorca, Sonoma, Bali, Leeward I, Mirage and Crystal Lakes.  Missed pickups will be completed by Saturday, November ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Friday, October 29, 2021

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Friday, October 29, 2021 for Granada Estates, Portofino West, Aruba, Bimini, Belize, Antillean, Fiji, Barbados, Capri, Atlantis, Windward, Leeward II, and Martinique.  Missed pickups will be comple...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Friday, October 22, 2021

Bulk Waste Pickup

 HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Friday, October 22, 2021 for Keys Landing, Centergate, Towngate, Arbor Park, Mirage, Leeward I, Bali, Fresno, Sonoma, Mallorca, Mendocino, Sierra, Chateau, Umbria, Goldeneye Lane, Flamingo Court, E...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Friday, October 22, 2021

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Friday, October 22, 2021 for Napa, Sierra, Umbria, Barbados, Antillean, and Leeward II.  Missed pickups will be completed on Saturday, October 23, 2021.   Please make sure your garbage can is o...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: October 19, 2021

Inside Homestead October 2021

Inside Homestead

Welcome to Inside Homestead!  On this episode, we have updates on the City Budget, fresh produce in Downtown Homestead, and trick-or-treat.  Watch now to find out more.

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Monday, October 18, 2021

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Monday, October 18, 2021 for North Gate.  Missed pickups will be completed on Tuesday, October 19, 2021.  Please make sure your garbage can is out and that has the required five-foot clearance ...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: October 12, 2021

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, October 12, 2021

HPS Sanitation Staff and Supercan

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, October 12, 2021 for Mallorca, Mirage, Bali and Leeward.  Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.  Please make sure your garbage can is out and that has the re...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Solid Waste Bulky Waste Pickup Delayed Friday, October 8, 2021

Bulk Waste Pickup

HPS Sanitation bulky waste pickups were delayed Friday, October 8, 2021 for Centergate, Towngate, Arbor Park, Bimini, Belize, Mirage, Leeward I, Bali, Fresno, Sonoma, Mallorca, Mendocino, Sierra, Chateau, Napa, Umbria and Palm Breeze.  Missed pic...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Solid Waste Recycling Pickup Delayed Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Recycling  Bin

HPS Sanitation recycling pickups were delayed on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 for Tennessee Estates and Aquarius.  Missed pickups will be completed by Wednesday, October 6, 2021.  Please make sure your recycling can is out and has the requir...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Solid Waste Garbage Pickup Delayed Tuesday, October 5, 2021

HPS Sanitation garbage pickups were delayed Tuesday, October 5, 2021 for Mirage, Bali, Leeward, Crystal Lakes, Fresno, Mendocino, Mallorca, Napa, Sierra, Chateau, and Umbria.  Missed pickups will be completed on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. &n...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Homestead Public Services Warns of Potential Utility Scams

HPS Scam Alerts

The City of Homestead would like to alert its residents about scams that have been reported by Homestead Public Services customers. A supposed utilities representative calls a home or business and asks customers to make a utility payment over the phone by...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: September 16, 2021

HPS Sanitation Advises Customers of Nationwide Supercan Shortage

HPS Sanitation Reminder

Homestead Public Services (HPS) Sanitation, much like other waste collection utilities across the country, is currently dealing with a nationwide shortage of rolling plastic waste containers, commonly known as Supercans.  This nationwide shortage...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: September 14, 2021

2021 Tribute to City Staff

2021 Tribute to City Staff

Our annual tribute to City Staff is always dedicated to the public servants who go above and beyond the call of duty day in and day out to serve the residents of the City of Homestead.  This year, we hold in our hearts and honor three of those wh...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Demolition Training at Homestead Air Reserve Base September 8, 2021

HARB Plane

The Homestead Air Reserve Base will be conducting demolition training operations from 9am until 1pm on September 8, 2021.  During this time frame there will be 10 detonations that may be heard or felt nearby.  For additional information,...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Labor Day City Closures

Labor Day Hours

The Offices of the City of Homestead and the Solid Waste Drop Site will be closed Monday, September 6, 2021 in observance of Labor Day and will reopen at normal business hours on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. The City of Homestead Trolley will not operate o...
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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Inside Homestead August 2021

Inside Homestead

On this episode of Inside Homestead, we have updates on the library of the future, homebuyer assistance, and finding the perfect match for your business.

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Watch Now... HPS Customer Service
Posted on: August 11, 2021

Homestead Public Services Warns of Potential Utility Scams

HPS Scam Alerts

The City of Homestead would like to alert its residents about scams that have been reported by Homestead Public Services customers. A supposed utilities representative calls a home or business and asks customers to make a utility payment over the phone by...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Homestead Public Services Begins Storm Hardening Project

HPS trucks switching out poles

Homestead Public Services (HPS) Energy recently began work on an ambitious infrastructure hardening project that will improve resiliency and decrease recovery time after storm events.   The project calls for replacing 1,560 wooden poles with conc...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: July 30, 2021

Face Masks Mandatory at City of Homestead Facilities

Face masks

In accordance with the latest Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Miami-Dade County guidance, the use of a face mask is mandatory at all City of Homestead facilities, including the City Hall, Police Headquarters, Cybrarium, Community Rede...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Inside Homestead July 2021

Inside Homestead

Catch up with us in this episode of Inside Homestead.  We've got updates on parks, events, and help for your utility bill!

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

City of Homestead Monitoring Hurricane Elsa

Hurricane Elsa Updates

The City of Homestead is currently monitoring Hurricane Elsa and encourages all Homestead residents to check their storm plans.  While the forecast is still uncertain at this time, the storm is forecast to be near Florida by Monday or Tuesday and...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: July 2, 2021

Solid Waste Drop Site to be Closed for Independence Day Observance

HPS Sanitation Reminder

The Homestead Public Services (HPS) Solid Waste Drop Site will be closed on Sunday, July 4, 2021 and Monday, July 5, 2021 in observance of Independence Day.  The site will reopen at normal hours on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: July 2, 2021

Homestead Shines for Surfside, Florida

Homestead Shines Web News

The City of Homestead invites all of its residents to step outside and shine a light at 9pm on Sunday, July 4th to send our thoughts and prayers to Surfside….those we have lost, those we continue to search for, their families and friends, the rescue worke...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: June 29, 2021

City Offices Closed for Independence Day Observance

2017 Race to the 4th Fireworks

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Monday, July 5, 2021 in observance of Independence Day and will reopen at normal business hours on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.  
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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Inside Homestead June 2021

Inside Homestead

In this episode of Inside Homestead we're talking about the 4th of July, employment opportunities, and hurricane preparation.  Watch now to find out more!

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Posted on: May 11, 2021

Inside Homestead May 2021

Inside Homestead

Inside Homestead is back!  Today we have updates on the COVID-19 vaccine, the Trolley to the National Parks, and the world’s first Cybrarium.  Inside Homestead starts right now…

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

2021 Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Hurricane Preparedness Guide

Hurricane season officially begins June 1st and ends November 30th.  It is time to start making preparations such as tree trimming and cleaning out unwanted debris. The City urges all residents to prepare now.  Find more resources and in...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Additional City of Homestead Facilities to Reopen with COVID-19 Protocols

City Hall Image for Closures

As Florida continues to move towards normalcy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Homestead will be reopening the following facilities to the public effective Monday, May 3, 2021: City Hall, Community Redevelopment Agency, Development Servic...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: April 30, 2021

Homestead Public Services Sanitation Reminds Residents of Drop Site Rules

HPS Sanitation Truck

As Florida continues to move towards normalcy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Homestead Public Service (HPS) Sanitation is reopening the Solid Waste Drop Site to residents beginning Monday, May 3, 2021.  The site is located at 548 SE 6th Av...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: December 29, 2020

HPS Sanitation Customers to Receive Additional Pickups Week of December 28, 2020

HPS Sanitation Staff Member

HPS Sanitation Customers will be receiving additional pickups this week as sanitation crews catch up on the adjusted holiday schedule.  We appreciate your patience as these hard-working front line employees continue to serve you every day. &n...

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HPS Customer Service
Posted on: December 28, 2020

HPS Customer Service Encourages Customers to Enroll in E-Check Auto Pay and Save

Convenience Fee Notification Graphic

Homestead Public Services (HPS) Customer Service is encouraging customers to enroll in E-Check Auto Pay to streamline their bill pay experience and save money on convenience fees.  Beginning January 1, 2021, HPS customers will be charged a $3.85 ...

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Additional Info... HPS Customer Service
Posted on: December 21, 2020

2021 Solid Waste Schedule Now Available

HPS Sanitation Reminder

We have GOOD NEWS for you! The increased level of service that was provided by the City of Homestead, increasing the collection of recyclables and bulky waste from twice a month to once a week, at no additional cost will continue in 2021. Your re...

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Solid Waste Schedule.... HPS Customer Service
Posted on: December 17, 2020

HPS Energy Receives National Commendation for Electric Restoration Efforts

HPS Mutual Aid Commendation Web News

Homestead Public Services (HPS) Energy received national commendation from the American Public Power Association for its support to restore electric power to the community of Lafayette, Louisiana in the wake of Hurricane Delta earlier this year.

A crew of ...

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Additional Info... HPS Customer Service
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Offices of the City of Homestead Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Hours

The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed on Thursday, November 26, 2020 and Friday, November 27, 2020 in observance of Thanksgiving.  Offices will reopen at normal business hours on Monday, November 30, 2020.

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

New COVID-19 Housing Assistance Available to Homestead Residents

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City of Homestead residents now have access to a new COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program.  Several municipalities within Miami-Dade County, including the City of Homestead, have created a Housing Assistance Program using CARES Act Funds. &nbs...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

City of Homestead Issues State of Emergency Related to Tropical Storm Eta

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The City of Homestead has issued a State of Emergency in response to the impacts of Tropical Storm Eta.  This State of Emergency is a measure that allows the City of Homestead to respond to recovery needs without the burdens of bureaucracy.&n...

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Posted on: November 8, 2020

HPS Sanitation Service Suspended November 9, 2020 Due to Tropical Storm Eta

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Attention HPS Customers!  All HPS Sanitation pickups are suspended Monday, November 9, 2020 due to Tropical Storm Eta.

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Posted on: November 8, 2020

HPS Energy Reminds Customers of Outage Reporting Procedures

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As Tropical Storm Eta approaches, HPS Energy is reminding customers that outages can be reported at www.cityofhomestead.com/outage. However, customers should keep in mind that is unsafe for crews to work with winds above 35mph. As soon as wind speed decre...

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Posted on: November 8, 2020

Tropical Storm Eta City Services Updates

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In light of the anticipated impacts of Tropical Storm Eta, City Parks closed and Trolley Service was suspended effective 12pm Sunday, November, 8, 2020.  The Offices of the City of Homestead will be closed Monday, November 9, 2020.  Resi...

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Posted on: November 2, 2020

HPS Energy Receives Florida Municipal Electric Association “Building Strong Communities” Award

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Homestead Public Services (HPS) Energy received statewide recognition at the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) Energy Connections Virtual Conference for its efforts to offer extra community services through the Homestead Energy Lend a Hand Pro...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

HPS Energy Joins FMEA Hurricane Recovery Mission to Louisiana

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Homestead Public Services (HPS) Energy crews are joining more than 140 Florida public power personnel and Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) utilities headed to Louisiana to assist with power restoration efforts as Hurricane Delta approaches la...

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Maps are Changing

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency is in the process of updating the Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM). In an effort to facilitate public information and understanding the City of Homestead is alerting residents on the importance of these maps and how...

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