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

Red Deerians come together to clean up

June 15, 2018

This year’s city wide spring cleanup program, Green Deer, was a success with volunteers from businesses, community associations, schools, clubs, churches, families and individuals coming together to clean up garbage in our city.

Red Deer hosts 7 Cities conference to...

June 14, 2018

Over 350 delegates from across the country came together in Red Deer this week as The City hosted the 7 Cities conference on housing first and homelessness.

House fire in Johnstone Crossing caused

June 14, 2018

Twenty-one Red Deer Emergency Services (RDES) personnel responded to a fire on Jenner Crescent last night that caused severe damage to two homes.