Collection Notices/Cancellations

Collection Notices/Cancellations

 

 

The Solid Waste Department will post important curbside collection NOTICES, UPDATES or CANCELLATIONS in this section. Collection information will also be posted using social media or by pressing Option #2 available when you contact the Waste Management Hotline at (902) 567-1337.

 

 

COLLECTION CANCELLATIONS/DELAYS/UPDATES

 

Curbside Collection Updates:

 

Curbside Collection Update: Boxing Day, Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Important Reminder:  Curbside collection is taking place on Boxing Day, Tuesday, December 26, 2017. 

 

 

CURBSIDE COLLECTION REMINDERS:

 

Curbside Collection Reminder: Food waste & table scraps


CBRM Solid Waste reminds residents all food waste and table scraps must be placed in a green cart for disposal curbside. Garbage bags containing food waste and table scraps will be tagged and left behind uncollected for residents to properly sort.

 

 

If Storm Watches Are In Effect?

 

CBRM Solid Waste reminds residents the decision to cancel curbside collection is not normally made until the morning of a forecasted weather event. If you are concerned, about curbside collection taking place when there is a storm watch in effect, you can choose not to place your materials curbside.

EXTRA garbage bags and green cart material will be collected on your area's next scheduled garbage and green cart collection day.

• Blue bags will be collected on your area’s NEXT regularly scheduled blue bag collection week.

 

Curbside Collection Cancellations

 

If CURBSIDE COLLECTION is cancelled on your area’s regularly scheduled collection day, please remove ALL your materials from the curb.


EXTRA garbage bags and green cart material will be collected on your area’s next regularly scheduled collection day.

• Blue bags will be collected on your area's NEXT regularly scheduled blue bag collection week.

 

Residents who have questions about curbside collection are encouraged to contact the Waste Management Hotline at (902) 567-1337.

SEASONAL LEAF AND YARD DROP-OFF SITES

 

The seasonal leaf and yard drop-off sites that operate one day a week in CBRM are scheduled to open the Week of May 15, 2016.  The drop-Off sites located in North Sydney, Glace Bay and New Waterford will remain open one day a week until the Week of November 13.