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 Carts

In April 2018, residents will receive Green Carts. Learn more.

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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.

News & Notices

Temporary road closure on 48 Avenue ...

October 18, 2017

48 Avenue between 52 Street and 53 Street is closed temporarily for underground utility work; this includes the intersection of 48 Avenue and 53 Street.

Student trial election results announced

October 17, 2017

On Wednesday, October 11 and Thursday, October 12, more than 450 grade six students from across Red Deer cast their ballots in a trial election, learning about the election process and giving election workers an opportunity to practice their roles.