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.
Curbside Collection Updates:
There are no updates to report.
CURBSIDE COLLECTION REMINDERS:
If Storm Watches Are In Effect?
The CBRM Solid Waste Department 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.