Curbside collection of leaf and yard waste is coming between May 21 and May 31, on residents’ regular recycling day.

Only Kraft (paper bags) will be accepted for leaf and yard waste. Bags are available at most hardware and grocery stores. Each filled bag must weigh less than 18 kg (40 lbs.).

Residents may also leave branches and brush at the curb for collection. Bundles of branches must be less than one metre (39 inches) long and 61 cm (24 inches) in diameter, tied with string or rope.

There is no limit on the number of bags for leaf and yard waste collection. Residents should place the waste at the curb before 7 am on their regular recycling day, as indicated on their waste collection calendars.

Grass clippings are not accepted.


Leaf & Yard Waste

Collection Day

Area 1, Zone 1

Tuesday, May 28

Area 1, Zone 2

Tuesday, May 21

Area 2, Zone 1

Wednesday, May 29

Area 2, Zone 2

Wednesday, May 22

Area 3, Zone 1

Thursday, May 30

Area 3, Zone 2

Thursday, May 23

Area 4, Zone 1

Friday, May 31

Area 4, Zone 2

Friday, May 24


For more information on leaf and yard waste collection, visit

Collection questions or issues? Contact the City’s Dispatch at 807-625-2195.

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Contact:          Jason Sherband, Manager – Solid Waste & Recycling Services, 807-625-3851