Download : Curbside Garbage & Recycling Schedule

Garbage Roll-out Cart (brown)

– Garbage collection days are every Thursday
– Do not put garbage on top of lid or beside cart. Ensure that the lid is closed firmly
– On collection day place your cart out on the street by 7:00 am. If possible, try to refrain from placing cart out the night before in order to avoid vandalism
– Carts are to be returned to their usual storage place on the day of collection

Recycling Roll-out Cart (blue)

– Recycle collection days are every other Tuesday
– Recyclable materials consist of:

  • MIXED PAPER & CARDBOARD: envelopes, magazines, catalogs, paperbacks, writing paper, newspaper & corrugated cardboard
  • PLASTIC & TIN: all household plastics and tins must be rinsed to remove all food particles or detergent before they are put in the blue bin. (please visit www.ncswmc.ca/multi_recycling.php)
    Milk Jugs and Tetra Pac Juice Boxes are also accepted.
    ABSOLUTELY NO NEEDLES

Town Compost Pick-up

– Garden refuge/Compost collection days are the first Wednesdays of each month (weather permitting) – if it is raining the pick-up crew will be out on the next available day
– Compost pick-up season will run from approximately April – October (depending on the snow)
– Compost is: grass, leaves, tree clippings and branches
ABSOLUTELY NO CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL AS IT IS NOT ACCEPTED AT THE SITE
– Please keep bags and other material in a manageable size and weight – if it is too heavy and awkward for you, it will be for the town crew trying to load it in the truck
– Compost will be picked up in back alley with the exception of the East Side of 5th Street and the North & South Side of Poplar Drive which will be in the front