Collection Requirements

Organic Cart Collection Requirements


Collection occurs once per week from May through the end of October on your scheduled pickup day.
 
Bags are recommended, but not required, for organics disposal; however, only compostable bags with the BPI or Compostable logos are permitted in the Organic carts.
 
Please be sure your Organic cart is placed one meter (four feet) clear of any obstacle, in each direction, including overhead and between carts. Please ensure the lid is fully closed on the Organic cart.
 
Set-out Time
To the curb by 7 a.m. on your collection day, but not earlier than the morning of.
 
Max Count
One 65-gallon green Organic cart.
 
 

Recycling Collection Requirements


Recyclables must be placed in clear blue bags; please remember to tie your Blue Bag(s) at the top. Blue bag(s) can be purchased at any grocery or hardware store that sells garbage bags.
 
Set-out Time
To the curb by 7:00 a.m. on your collection day, but not earlier than the evening before.
 
Frequency
Weekly
 
 

Waste Cart Collection


All garbage placed in the cart MUST BE BAGGED and tied securely. Do not overfill; lids must close completely and contents must empty freely. Front of Waste Cart must face the street. Leave at least one and a half meters (1.5 m) between your Waste Cart and any obstacles such as trees, mailboxes, parked cars, etc. Do not write or spray paint on the Waste Cart.
 
Set-out Time
To the curb by 7 a.m. on your collection day, but not earlier than the morning of.
 
Frequency
Bi-Weekly
 
Max Count
One 65-gallon Waste Cart.