Waste Management Facility: Site Updates

Waste Management Facility: Updates

 

The Solid Waste Department will post important Waste Management Facility NOTICES, UPDATES or CANCELLATIONS in this section. Waste Management Facility 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.

 

WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITY INFORMATION

 

FREE COMPOST GIVEAWAY
Saturday, July 29, 2017

 

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The Solid Waste Department will host a FREE Compost Giveaway this Saturday, July 29 at the Waste Management Facility on Spar Road. Residents are invited to visit the site to pick up some free nutrient-rich compost. The event will run from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm RAIN or SHINE.

 

Compost Giveaway Reminders:


• Bring your own shovel, gloves, bags or containers.
• Make sure compost is stored inside containers or bags before placing your compost inside your vehicle’s trunk.
• All exposed compost must be covered with a tarp before leaving site. No persons will be permitted to leave site with exposed compost in their vehicle.
• Residents can visit the site, as often as they would like, during the compost giveaway.
• The compost giveaway begins at 8:00 am and concludes at 3:00 pm RAIN or SHINE.

 

 

 

Holiday Schedules:

 

 

Waste Management Facility Update: Good Friday, Friday, April 14, 2017

 

All Solid Waste Management Sites including the Administration Office will be closed on Good Friday, Friday, April 14, 2017. 

 

Waste Management Facility Update:  Canada Day, Saturday, July 1, 2017

 

All Solid Waste Management Sites will be closed on Canada Day, Saturday, July 1, 2017 including:

• The Waste Management Facility that operates on Spar Road in Sydney.

• The weekly Leaf and Yard Drop Off Sites that operate in New Waterford and Glace Bay.

• The North Sydney Drop Off Site that operates the first Saturday of each month. The site will be open on Saturday, July 8 from 8:00am to 2:45pm for this month only.

 

 

Waste Management Facility Update:  Remembrance Day, Saturday, November 11, 2017

 

All Solid Waste Management Sites will be closed on Remembrance Day, Saturday, November 11, 2017 including:

 • The Waste Management Facility that operates on Spar Road in Sydney.

• The weekly Leaf and Yard Drop Off Sites that operate in New Waterford and Glace Bay.