Recycling & Garbage

Recycling & Garbage Services Overview

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In mid-January, watch your mail for your 2017 Collection Calendar and the Richmond Recycling Guide. You can also get weekly collection reminders simply download the free Richmond Collection Schedule app at the Apple and Android app stores. You can also sign up for collection reminders online below. To download a copy of your 2017 Collection Calendar, see Collection Schedule.

Join us at the annual Christmas Trees chipping event on January 7 and 8, 2017 at Garry Point Park from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Download poster below for more details.
PDF Document 2017 Christmas Trees Chipping Event
PDF Document Recycling & Solid Waste Management 2015: Applying Best Practices to Achieve Goals

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Public Spaces Photo Depot Photo Outreach

Sign-Up for Free Recycling and Garbage Reminders
Single-family home residents can sign-up for free recycling and garbage pick up day reminders. Residents can set up how they want to receive reminders, which are available by email, text message, Twitter or a phone call. The tool is simple and easy to use. Just enter your address below and click on "Find."

This service does not apply to townhomes and multi-family dwellings with private garbage pickup or Blue Carts. Please contact your property management company for your pickup schedule.

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