Waste Collection Changes for Easter

Posted On Friday April 03, 2020

Curbside waste collection dates, city wide, will change next week due to Good Friday.

Garbage and recycling collection will move one day earlier next week, starting on April 6, for all residents. There will be no collection on Good Friday.

The following are the Easter holiday waste collection changes:

  • Area 1 Zone 1 Garbage & Recycling Monday, April 6
  • Area 1 Zone 2 Garbage Monday, April 6
  • Area 2 Zone 1 Garbage & Recycling Tuesday, April 7
  • Area 2 Zone 2 Garbage Tuesday, April 7
  • Area 3 Zone 1 Garbage & Recycling Wednesday, April 8
  • Area 3 Zone 2 Garbage Wednesday, April 8
  • Area 4 Zone 1 Garbage & Recycling Thursday, April 9
  • Area 4 Zone 2 Garbage Thursday, April 9

Residents are reminded that they can receive waste and recycling collection reminders by phone, email or text message by signing up to the City’s ReCollect service at: thunderbay.ca/recollect

In addition to the waste collection changes, the City of Thunder Bay’s Solid Waste & Recycling Facility and the recycling depots will be operating on holiday hours:

  • Good Friday, April 10 Closed
  • Saturday, April 11 8 am – 4:30 pm
  • Sunday, April 21 Closed
  • Monday, April 13 Closed
  • Regular hours begin on Tuesday, April 14.

For more information, visit thunderbay.ca/waste


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Contact: Jason Sherband, Manager – Solid Waste & Recycling Services, 625-3851

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