Roadside Collection Schedule, Holiday Schedule & Cancellation Due to Weather Conditions

Wondering what day your garbage, recycling and organics will be collected?

Eastern Region Solid Waste Management, sponsored in part by Divert NS, has created a Collection Calendar to help you find the answer.

Click on the link below and enter your civic address:

Collection Calendar

When you enter your civic address a Waste Collection Calendar will be created specific to your address.  There is an option for you to print the Collection Calendar or you can sign up to receive a reminder the day before or the day of your collection.  There are several options for receiving a reminder, so check it out and sign up today!  If you sign up for reminders, you will also receive special notices for events and waste collection route changes.

What else is new?  A Waste Wizard has been created.  Wondering if a particular material is garbage or recycable, just click on the link:  Waste Wizard and enter the name of the material you are wondering about and the Waste Wizard will tell you if the item is recycable, garbage or compostable.

HOLIDAY COLLECTION SCHEDULE

It is the Policy of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish that garbage, organics and recycables are collected as normal on all holidays throughout the year except for the following:

Good Friday, Remembrance Day and Christmas Day

Garbage and organics normally collected on these days will be collected on week later on the regular day for collection.

Recycables normally collected on these days will be collected 2 weeks later on the regular day for collection.

The Beech Hill Solid Waste Resource Management Facility is closed on all holidays throughout the year.

WHAT HAPPENS IF MY REGULAR GARBAGE, COMPOST AND RECYCLABLES COLLECTION IS CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER CONDITIONS?

Weather conditions sometimes requires the cancellation of collection for garbage, compost and recyclables.  When this happens, garbage and compost will be collected one week later on regular collection day.  Recyclables will be collected two weeks later on the regular collection day.