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

Red Deerians pleased with quality of...

July 28, 2015

For the second year in a row, 98 per cent of citizens say the quality of life in Red Deer is good to very good, according to the 2015 Citizen Satisfaction Survey.

Open house scheduled for rezoning...

July 27, 2015

An open house is scheduled for Tuesday, August 4, 2015 related to an application for a Land Use Bylaw amendment for the Red Deer Lodge (4311, 49 Avenue).