PUBLIC NOTICE: Bulky Waste Collection, May 15-17

Mark your collection date on your schedule - ONE DAY ONLY - MONDAY, TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY, May 15, 16, or 17th.
A special event for residents within the Town of Antigonish who currently receive collection under the Town’s Waste Management Collection Program; to dispose of unwanted items that do not fit in a regular garbage bag.

The Rules are:

  • ONLY Residential Quantities!
  • Bulky Waste Items must be set to the curb separate from clear bag regular garbage and green cart.
  • Items can be placed at the curb no earlier than 9 p.m. on the evening prior to your regular collection day and no later than by 7:30 a.m. the morning of your waste collection.
  • Doors must be removed from fridges and freezers.
  • Appliances and all other items must be free from regular garbage.
  • Carpet and underlay must be no longer than 5 ft rolled and tied.
  • Broken Glass must be safety packaged.
  • Items such as blue bags, construction and demolition debris, etc will be rejected.
  • Any rejected items must be removed from the curbside no later than 9 p.m. on collection day

Acceptable Items

  • Appliances- Fridge, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Dish Washer, Water Cooker, Microwave, Air Conditioning Units, Dehumidifiers, etc.
  • Furniture-Sofa, Chair, Table, Desk, Dresser, Etc. Mattresses, Box Spring
  • Bikes, Strollers, Lawn Furniture, BBQ-Tank Must be removed. Large Toys

Unacceptable Items that will not be collected are:

  • Tires (return these to garages for proper disposal)
  • Hazardous Waste - drop off at Mall September 23- 24.
  • Automotive Parts, Batteries
  • Demolition Building Material
  • Exterior Interior Building materials
  • Concrete and Brick
  • Roofing materials- shingles, Rain gutter
  • Counter top
  • Railway ties
  • Fencing, deck doorstep, etc.

For further information call the WASTE HOTLINE at (902) 863-4949.

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Town of Antigonish
274 Main Street
Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Canada B2G 2C4

Phone: (902) 863-2351
Fax: (902) 863-0460 / (902) 863-9201

Town Hall hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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