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Waste collection was cancelled February 13 in the Municipality of Lunenburg, Town of Bridgewater and the Town of Mahone Bay.
Waste will be collected in these areas on Saturday, February 16 instead.
Residents in the Municipality must have their waste curbside by 7:00 am and 8:00 am in the Towns. For more information, call (902) 543-2991.
Make sure your waste is out on time, to ensure it is collected. When does it have to be curbside?
Municipality of the District of Lunenburg 7:00 am
Town of Bridgewater 8:00 am
Town of Mahone Bay 8:00 am
Collection times can vary from week to week due to weather and road conditions.
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How is waste collected now? Garbage, organics, blue bag recyclables, paper and cardboard are collected at the same time, by one truck.
What could change? One truck will collect garbage only, and another truck will collect organics, blue bag recyclables, paper and cardboard.
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 Community Recycling Centre will be open Saturdays 8:00 am - 12:00 pm from December 1 - March 31. The site will be open 8:00 am - 4:30 pm on weekdays.
The Household Hazardous Waste Depot will be closed from December 1 - March 31. Residents may call (902) 543-2991 if they have items to dispose of during the winter months.
Items accepted at the depot.
As of January 2018, Mahone Bay residents are permitted to place one bulky item curbside for collection on the regular garbage collection week (Green Week).
For more information, please call Town Hall at (902) 624-8327.
This does not apply to residents in the Town of Bridgewater or the Muncipality of the District of Lunenburg.