Litter Prevention

Litter Prevention Tips


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  •  Hold on to your trash until you are able to properly dispose of it in a garbage can, blue bag or green cart.


  •  Pick up any litter or debris that you come across when you are outside enjoying our beautiful community.


  •  Properly tie down, secure or tarp all materials that you are transporting in the back of a truck or trailer.


  •  Make sure there is no loose litter or debris thrown in the back of your truck or trailer before traveling on community roadways.


  •  Keep a litter bag inside your vehicle to contain any loose trash you have.


  •  Remove curbside materials from the curb if materials have not been collected. Phone the Waste Management Hotline at (902) 567-1337 to notify the department your materials were not collected.