Garbage and Recycling

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Garbage

Learn about our garbage collection program and your collection schedule.

A blue box filled with recyclables

Recycling

Information on our Blue Box recycling program, how to request a Blue Box, recycling electronics and more.

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Yard Waste

Learn about the yard waste collection we offer from April to November.

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Landfill

The Waste Management Facility includes the landfill, interpretive centre, and household hazardous waste, yard waste and electronics drop-off depots.

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Cart Pilot Program

A two-year pilot project that allows chosen households to deposit their organics, recycling and waste into coloured carts for home pickup.

News & Notices

City prepared to support our neighbours

May 3, 2016

The City of Red Deer is mobilized and ready to provide any support that is needed to The City of Fort McMurray as they battle fires that are burning in and around the city tonight.

Discover a new side of Red Deer ...

May 3, 2016

Lace up your walking shoes and explore Red Deer’s diverse neighbourhoods by joining in on a Jane’s Walk this weekend. These walks are hosted by local Red Deerians who have a unique perspective on our city and its character.

Celebrate Great Neighbourhoods this ...

May 3, 2016

The annual Great Neighbourhoods campaign kicks off this month. Residents are encouraged to celebrate their neighbourhoods and the people who live there by taking part in community activities.