Garbage and Recycling

Full bag of garbage

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.

Green Cart

Green Carts

It's here. Say hello to the new green cart and learn about what goes inside.

Design image of Cart family

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.

tractor moving waste in landfill

Landfill

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

Yard waste tree clippings

Yard Waste

Learn about the yard waste collection through the Green Cart program.

News & Notices

Road closures/transit disruptions...

July 16, 2018

The Westerner Days Fair & Exposition parade will take place in downtown Red Deer on Wednesday, July 18 resulting in multiple road closures and traffic detours, along with transit disruptions.