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Yard Waste Collection Extension’s-high-standard-of-customer-service,-the-yard-waste-collection-will-be-extended-as-a-one-ti.aspx6/14/2018 8:24:32 PMYard Waste Collection Extension <p>We understand that there has been some confusion with respect to yard waste and textile collections this month.  To clarify, the final week for yard waste collection in Zone 1 was the week of May 28<sup>th</sup> and for Zone 2 was the week of June 4<sup>th</sup>.  There may have been some misinterpretation of the colour coding identifying the zone weeks in the waste management calendar.  The zone colours shown in the calendar simply identify the week of collection; the graphic icon on each week actually show the collection type (Christmas trees, yard waste, textiles, or electronics).</p><p>In order to maintain the County's high standard of customer service, the yard waste collection will be extended as a one-time gesture as follows: </p><p><a href="/SolidWasteManagement/PublishingImages/NEW%20Special%20collection%20week%20map.jpg">Zone 1 – week of June 25<sup>th</sup></a></p><p><a href="/SolidWasteManagement/PublishingImages/NEW%20Special%20collection%20week%20map.jpg">Zone 2 – week of July 2<sup>nd</sup>  </a></p><p>Have properly prepared <a href="/SolidWasteManagement/Pages/leaf.aspx">yard waste</a> at curbside by 7 a.m. on Monday of your collection week as collection does <strong>not</strong> necessarily occur on your garbage day.  Alternatively, you may self-deliver leaves and grass to any County waste management facility at no charge (charges apply for brush).  </p><p>To ensure that you do not miss waste collections in the future we encourage you to subscribe for free waste collection alerts and reminders at <a href=""><strong></strong></a><strong>.</strong></p>
Bulky Item Collection 1:21:01 PMBulky Item Collection<p>​Available June to September.</p><p>Call <strong>1-800-263-3199</strong>. Maximum of five items per scheduled collection. Material must be at the curb by 7a.m. on your scheduled bulky collection day. Payment and a list of items to be collected are required at the time of booking. Appointments must be booked in advance. This services is subject to availability, book early to avoid disappointment.</p>