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Spring weight restrictions are now in effect on many Provincial roads. Look for signs which say your road has been restricted before putting your waste out for collection. Find out more about restricted roads, call Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal at (902) 543-4121or visit their website.
If your road is restricted, place your waste at the nearest unrestricted public road by 7:00 am on collection day. Call the waste hotline at 1-855-530-3324 for details about where to put your waste at the roadside.
The Community Recycling Centre is celebrating Compost Awareness Week by giving away free compost to Lunenburg County Residents.
The event will be held Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 8:00 am - 1:00 at 908 Mullock Road, Whynott’s Settlement. (Rain date May 18)
Bring: shovels, gloves, elbow grease and tarps.
Resdients get to fill two feed bags of compost per household. Bags hold about 50 lbs each, limited quantity of bags. **OR**
Take home up to a half cubic yard of compost: Supply and fill your own containers — totes, bags. Bring your trailer — it will be loaded for you. Trailer loads of compost must be tarped.
Compost Awareness Week is May 5 - 11.
Questions, 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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Residents of the Municipality of the District of Lunenburg can drop off two bags of garbage free at the Community Recycling Centre. Read more.
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.