ECUA to Begin Providing Sanitation Services in the Town of Jay

On Monday, October 2, 2017, the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) will begin providing sanitation collection services in the Town of Jay, in accordance with an agreement approved by the Town’s council on September 18.  All services and rates will mirror those currently being offered by the ECUA to north end Santa Rosa County residents.  These include weekly garbage and recycling services, yard trash pick-up every other week, and an optional weekly call-in bulk waste service.  The service is billed on a quarterly basis and the current rate for residential sanitation service to the north Santa Rosa County area is $53.25. Commercial rates vary.

ECUA will begin delivering garbage and recycling cans to customers on September 30.  To sign up for the service, interested residents and businesses may call ECUA customer service at 850-476-0480 or email When requesting service, residents should include their name, service address, and a daytime telephone number. This information will expedite the registration process.

Information is also available on the ECUA website at or on the Santa Rosa County website at