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Changes to Castlegar Garbage & Recycling Collection Dates During Holidays

City of Castlegar
By City of Castlegar
December 12th, 2022

Waste Management, City of Castlegar’s curbside collection provider, will adjust garbage and recycling collection dates during the holiday season.

This adjustment is required to align with holiday operations at the Ootischenia landfill where Castlegar garbage is taken as well as the Waste Management recycling facility in Brilliant.

Garbage Collection

During the week of December 25, curbside garbage collection will be done the day after the regularly scheduled pick-up. Adjusted collection dates will be changed from:

  • Monday, December 26 to Tuesday, December 27
  • Tuesday, December 27 to Wednesday, December 28
  • Wednesday, December 28 to Thursday, December 29
  • Thursday, December 29 to Friday, December 30

Recycling Collection

The week of January 1, 2023, curbside recycling collection will be done the day after the regularly scheduled pick-up. Adjusted collection dates will be changed from:

  • Monday, January 2 to Tuesday, January 3
  • Tuesday, January 3 to Wednesday, January 4
  • Wednesday, January 4 to Thursday, January 5
  • Thursday, January 5 to Friday, January 6

Normal garbage and recycling collection will resume the week of January 8, 2023. Find the 2023 schedule on the City’s website at castlegar.ca/collectionschedule.

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The City of Castlegar is a service centre in the West Kootenay. The diversified and growing economy is focused on the forestry, energy and mining sectors in the valley, and commercial services in the City. Quality of life features backcountry adventure and an increasingly dynamic urban culture, including the Millennium Park & Ponds and Sculpture Walk.

For Additional Information:

Civic Works        

civicworks@castlegar.ca

250 365 5979

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