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Municipality of the District of Lunenburg:
Landfill & Metal - Monday, September 16 - Friday, September 27
Wood Only - Monday, September 30 - Friday, October 11
Waste collection day will change for Tancook Island residents this August. Currently, waste is collected from the Islands every Tuesday.
Starting August 14, 2019, your waste collection day will be every Wednesday. The change to Wednesday pick up will be permanent.
For more information, call the Waste Hotline at 1-855-530-3324.
Waste will not be collected Monday, September 2, 2019 in the Municipality of Lunenburg or the Town of Bridgewater.
Waste will be collected in both areas on Saturday, August 31 instead. The Community Recycling Centre will be closed September 2.
For more information, call (902) 543-2991.
The Community Recycling Centre lends two different types of waste sorting bins for public and private events. Bags and sorting information are provided with the bins. Bins are available throughout the year and can be reserved by calling (902) 543-2991.
Event organizers are responsible for waste disposal and cleaning the bins after their events.
Residents of the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg can drop off two bags of garbage free at the Community Recycling Centre. Read more.
The Lunenburg Regional Community Recycling Centre sells compost. Compost works great mixed with soil for veggie and flower gardens. Top dress your lawn with it too!
NEW! Buy compost in a resusable tote for $5.00. Bring it back and refill it for $3.00.
Half cubic yard (half ton truck load) $9.00
1 - 25 cubic yards $18.00
26 - 100 cubic yards $15.00
100 + yards $10.00
Call (902) 543-2991 for more information. Compost is available for sale during regular hours of operation. The site loads your trailer or truck for you.