Get Involved! Green Initiatives

The City undertakes a multitude of Green Initiatives to keep our community naturally beautiful.  There are many ways you can get involved.

Adopt a Program

The City of Chilliwack has partnered with a number of local organizations and non-profit groups to develop the various adoption programs. Groups volunteer their time to cleanup roads, rivers, trails, and parks in Chilliwack, to keep the community looking its best!

Adopt a Park | Adopt a River | Adopt a Road | Adopt a Trail

April is EARTH MONTH

April is Earth Month! Events include: Residential Waste Collection by Non-profits, Road/Park Clean Ups, Free Scrap Metal Collection ALL MONTH at the Bailey Landfill, Free Compost Giveaway and River Cleanups.

Spring Clean Up - Residential Pick Ups

City-Wide Garage Sale

The next City-Wide Garage Sale will be held on Sept. 23, 2017. Register by Sept. 17!

Donate your useable clothing and household items

Energy Conservation

Tips and more to help you make energy conservation a part of your home and/or business.

Event Recycling

Want to hold a green event? The City has waste diversion stations available on loan.

Food Recovery and Donation

The City of Chilliwack partners with local food producers, food retailers, health authorities and food distribution organization to reduce food waste facilitate better food distribution.

Low Cost and Free Food Distribution Organizations in Chilliwack

Green Commuter Challenge

The Green Commuter Challenge takes place every year in May & June, and everyone is encouraged to participate.

Bike to Work & School with Mayor and Council | On-Line Ballot

Household Hazardous Waste Day

Coming This Fall - Household Hazardous Waste Day! Each year in October, the City hosts a Household Hazardous Waste Day for the free disposal of residential hazardous waste.

Natural Yard Care

Options for composting and natural, pesticide-free yard maintenance

Storm Drain Marking

The water that enters storm drains is not treated before release to the environment! Visit the site for information about storm drains in Chilliwack and the Storm Drain Marking Program.

Sustainability Tips

Tips for a sustainable lifestyle - residential and business

Waste Reduction Month

Chilliwack's Waste Reduction Month is October! Events include a Citywide Garage Sale, FREE scrap metal recycling, and the annual Green Business Award.

List of Repair Shops in Chilliwack | Reduce Your Food Waste | Tips