Large Item Drop Off

Large Item Drop-off is now complete for 2021.

Extra Garbage Bag Tags

extra garbage tags

Each item requires two (2) "extra garbage" bag tags which must be purchased and attached to the item before the event

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.

Acceptable Items

Furniture

  • Mattresses and box springs
  • Couches, sofas, lawn furniture
  • Dressers, bed frames
  • Any other furniture too large for your Brown Garbage Cart

Appliances

  • Washers and dryers
  • Dishwashers, ovens, stoves, microwaves
  • Hot water tanks

Note: Any appliances containing freon or coolant (Fridges, freezers, water coolers) are not accepted and must go to a City of Edmonton Facility

General Items

Any items that are too large for your Brown Garbage Cart, such as bike frames, large toys, carpet, pianos, and shelving are accepted, as long as they are not listed under "Unacceptable Items" below.

Unacceptable Items

hazardous waste

Freon or Coolant

Appliances containing freon or coolant must go to a City of Edmonton Facility

Fuel Containers

General Unacceptable items

  • Construction and demolition materials (lumber, drywall, building materials) go to a City of Edmonton Facility 
  • Tires go to the Mike Mitchell Recycling Depot 
  • Biomedical waste must be disposed of in accordance with provincial health regulations
  • Commercial waste will be turned away by onsite staff

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Last edited: September 20, 2021