April is Earth Month

April is Earth Month in Chilliwack! Do your part by participating in the following programs:

  • Recycle your scrap metal for free at the Bailey Landfill for the month of April. The landfill can be very busy at times (particularly on weekends), but traffic cameras are available on the Bailey Landfill webpage to help residents plan their visits. 
  • Residential Large Item Pick Ups are back! Non-profit volunteers groups will pick up bulky items from residents by donation. Registrations for residents is from April 1 to 14. Schedule pick ups from April 15 to 30. 
  • Chilliwack Rotary Climate Fair is April 15-16. Rotary Club of Chilliwack is hosting its first Rotary Climate Fair with guest speakers on Saturday, April 16 from 9:00am to 7:00pm and Sunday, April 17 from 9:00am to 5:00pm.
  • Participate in the Adopt a River Clean Up on Saturday, April 22 from 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
    Registration is open at Thompson Park (48562 Chilliwack Lake Road) from 8:30 – 9:30 am. Cleanup continues until 1 pm.
  • BioCentral at Parr Road Green Depot is offering 40% off discount on all bagged products (compost, topsoil, and mulch) , and 10% off on bulk products (compost, topsoil, and mulch) on Earth Day, April 22. 
  • Join the City-Wide Garage Sale on Saturday, May 6
  • Sign up for the Adopt-a-Road Program

The City of Chilliwack also offers other year-round ways to get involved and help the environment: