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
Seasonal Leaf & Yard Waste Drop-Off Sites
The seasonal leaf and yard drop-off sites that operate one day a week in North Sydney, New Waterford and Glace Bay are closed for the season. The sites will re-open in mid-May.
The Leaf and Yard Drop-Off Site located at the Waste Management Facility on Spar Road in Sydney is open year-round. Residents can drop off leaf and yard waste 8am to 4pm Tuesday to Saturday.
2019 Christmas Tree Collection Schedule
The Solid Waste Department will collect undecorated Christmas trees curbside from residential properties eligible to receive curbside collection.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 8, 2019 to SATURDAY, JANUARY, 12, 2019
Residents who live in all areas located OUTSIDE of Sydney, Glace Bay, Dominion and Whitney Pier will place their Christmas tree curbside before 7:00am on their regular collection day during the week of January 8, 2019.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2019 to SATURDAY JANUARY 19, 2019
Residents who live in the communities of SYDNEY, GLACE BAY, DOMINION, and WHITNEY PIER will place their Christmas tree curbside before 7:00am on their regular collection day during the week of January 15, 2019.
If you are unsure of your area’s COLLECTION WEEK for Christmas trees, please phone the Waste Management Hotline at (902) 567-1337. Educators are available to respond to inquiries from 8:30am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday.
Commercial Businesses: Christmas Tree Disposal Reminder
Curbside Christmas tree collection is not provided to commercial businesses. If your business has a Christmas tree to dispose of, you can take it to the Waste Management Facility on SPAR Road in Sydney from 8:00am to 4:00pm Tuesday to Saturday.