Garbage & Recycling

Garbage & Recycling

Curbside garbage & recycling is designed to keep our homes and community beautiful while saving energy, conserving our natural resources and reducing air and water pollution.

Please review the following information to help us create a cleaner, more sustainable community.

Please direct all questions regarding curbside collections to the City's collection contractor, Waste Management at 1-800-774-9748 or call City of Castlegar Civic Works Department at 250-365-5979.


Recycle Coach App


Visit the Recycle Coach Website or download the Recycle Coach App below to keep up with schedule changes.  Check out this video on this app's great features here 

Wildlife and Waste

Click here for tips to deter wildlife from your bins or visit our Bear Aware partner, WildsafeBC .

2020 Yard & Garden Waste Information
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Tips on How To Be Bear Aware With Your Garbage
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What can I Recycle?
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Please see the recycling section of the Garbage, Recycling & Yard Waste Curbside Collection Schedule & Route Map for information on what items are accepted for collection within the City of Castlegar's recycling program.

For information on how to recycle other materials or to sign up for updates on the City's recycling program, download the My Waste app.

How to Repurpose Your Bins
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Last Changed: Mar 13, 2018 03:34am
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