Public Notice: Fall 2020 Bulky Waste Pick-Up

The Bulky Waste collection is an opportunity for the residents of the Town of Antigonish to dispose of unwanted items that do not fit in a regular garbage bag.

Collection will only happen once in your neighbourhood and is based on your regular garbage pickup schedule. 

Pick-up days are:

  • Monday, September 14
  • Tuesday, September 15
  • Wednesday, September 16

Acceptable Bulky Waste Items:

  • Appliances: fridge, freezer, washer, dryer, dishwasher, water cooker, microwave, air conditioning units, dehumidifiers, etc.
  • Furniture: couch/sofa, chair, table, desk, dresser, mattresses, box spring, etc.
  • Household Items: bikes, strollers, lawn furniture, large toys
  • BBQ: propane tank must be removed

Unacceptable Bulky Waste Items:

  • Tires/Automotive parks
  • Batteries
  • Electronics (phones, TV, VCR, etc
  • Demolition building material
  • Exterior/Interior building materials
  • Concrete and brick
  • Roofing materials (i.e. shingles, rain gutters)
  • Countertops
  • Railways ties
  • Fencing  
  • Deck/doorstep

Prepping Your Bulky Waste Items:

  • Doors must be removed from fridges and freezers.
  • Appliances and all other large items cannot have regular garbage hidden inside.
  • Carpet and underlay must be no longer than 5ft rolled and tied.
  • Broken glass must be safely packaged.
  • Items such as blue bags, construction and demolition debris, etc. will be rejected.

For more information or if you have any questions, phone the Waste Hotline at 902-863-4949.

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Get in Touch

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