Garbage Collection Frequency
Garbage is collected every two weeks, alternating weeks with recycling collection.
Waste not accepted for garbage collection include:
- Oversize items exceeding two feet in any dimension
- Highly flammable materials, hazardous wastes, containers of liquids such as cooking oil or motor oil
- Products such as batteries, paint, pesticides, and electronic equipment collected at depots
- Grass clippings, yard and garden waste
- Food waste (place in the food waste cart)
- Construction or renovation waste
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How to Use Your Garbage Cart (grey lid)
This short video illustrates how the garbage carts are to be used.