Large Item Drop Off
The "Large Item Drop Off" event is for residents to dispose of oversized garbage, including furniture and some appliances.
Date: Saturday, September 19
Time: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Public Works Parking Lot - 7 Chevigny Street
Each item requires two (2) "extra garbage" bag tags which must be purchased and attached to the item before the event.
Due to COVID-19, please note:
- City staff will not handle tags and are not permitted to help residents unload items.
- Residents must practice physical distancing and are encouraged to wear a face covering.
- Please follow all posted signage.
|Furniture: Mattresses, box springs, couches, sofas, dressers, bed frames, lawn furniture, chairs, and other household furniture items too large for your Brown Garbage Cart|| Appliances: Washers, dryers, ovens, stoves, microwaves and other large household appliances
(Note: Fridges, freezers, water coolers or anything containing freon/coolant will NOT be accepted)
|Other Items: Too large for the Brown Garbage Cart, such as bike frames, large toys and shelving|
Examples of unacceptable items:
All of the following items will be turned away on site:
|Commercial waste or non-residential waste (Staff may check for ID)||Fridges, freezers, water coolers or anything containing freon/coolant|
|Construction and renovation waste (e.g. lumber, drywall, building materials, etc.)||Fuel containers or pressurized canisters (e.g. propane or oxygen tanks)|
|Tires, automotive parts, barbeques||Lawn mowers, trimmer, any gas-powered tool|
|Hazardous waste (e.g. paints, oils, cleaners) or electronics. These items can be dropped off at the Mike Mitchell Recycling Depot during regular hours of operation||Biomedical waste|
WHERE CAN I GET EXTRA GARBAGE TAGS?
"Extra garbage" tags can be purchased at City Hall, Fountain Park Pool or Servus Place. Please note there will be no cashiers on-site and that tags will not be sold at the event. More information on "extra garbage" tags can be found under Brown Garbage Cart.
WHAT CAN I DO WITH EXTRA BAGS OF GARBAGE?
Standard bags of residential garbage can be dropped off at the Recycling Depot at any time during or after this event at the cost of one (1) "extra garbage" tag per bag.
We thank all residents for their patience as we anticipate wait times will be longer than usual this year.
Last edited: August 27, 2020