Garbage & Recycling Notices
January 18, 2022- Collection is taking place as normal.
Collection is taking place today January 18 as normal. Due to poor road conditions some side roads will not be serviced. For those impacted, you will be allowed double the amount on your next collection. Thank you and stay safe!
County - Zone 8 Residents Only: January 7, 2022 - Curbside Collection Cancelled
Due to the pending weather conditions, the Colchester County curbside collection scheduled for today for garbage and recycling has been cancelled and rescheduled for Monday, January 10. Please have materials curbside on Monday before 7:00am.
Please note: This does not affect the towns of Truro and Stewiacke!
If you are unsure what zone you live in please click Collection Schedule and enter your address.
Solid Waste Facility Closure - January 8, 2022
Due to the pending storm, our Solid Waste Facilities in Kemptown will be CLOSED on Saturday, January 8, 2022. Thank you and stay safe!
We're Banning the Bag!
Starting October 30, 2020, businesses won't be allowed to hand out single-use plastic bags at checkouts.
Feel free to bring your own reusable bag.
- Learn more about the single use plastic bag ban at novascotia.ca/singl-use-bag/.
- Download the pdf Plastic Bag Ban Poster (420 KB)