Garbage and Recycling

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Garbage

Learn about our garbage collection program and your collection schedule.

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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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Green Cart Program

On a two-year pilot project, chosen households are able to deposit their organics, such as yard waste, food scraps, soiled paper and pet waste in a City-provided Green Cart for year-round, regular pickup and composting.

News & Notices

Riverside Industrial Area fire under...

August 26, 2015

At approximately 10 p.m., Tuesday, August 25, Red Deer Emergency Services responded to a building fire at 4630 61 Street, in the Riverside Industrial Area.

Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray...

August 24, 2015

Following a temporary closure to make a repair, the Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray & Play is open today at its regular hours of 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Hosts needed for Alberta Green Energy...

August 24, 2015

The call is out for innovators of green energy to showcase their efforts at a one-day sustainability show and tell on Saturday, October 3, 2015.