Curbside Recycling, Compostables and Garbage Collection

Homes that are missed this week will be allowed to put out double the usual amount of material on your next collection day. Missed garbage or glass would be collected on your next bi-weekly garbage/glass day and no tag-a-bag stickers would be required for the extra two bags/containers of garbage.

Notice for Friday, January 17:

Waste collection was attempted on Friday, January 17. Due to conditions, some materials may not have been collected if crews were unable to access them. Collection crews were also unable to safely access some roads today due to winter weather conditions.

Homes that were missed on Friday will be allowed to put out double the usual amount of material on your next collection day. Missed garbage or glass would be collected on your next bi-weekly garbage/glass day (January 31) and no tag-a-bag stickers would be required for the extra two bags/containers of garbage.

Notice for Thursday, January 16:

Waste collection in the Thursday-B Zone (Sardis) was attempted on Thursday, January 16, but only for garbage. Collection in the Thursday-A Zone (Promontory) was cancelled. Crews did not collect compostable waste, mixed recycling or glass and focused on collecting garbage. Click here to confirm which zone you are in.

This decision was made to minimize risk to worker safety.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  

Due to conditions, some garbage may not have been collected if crews were unable to access it for safety reasons. Homes that were missed on Thursday will be allowed to put out double the usual amount of material on your next collection day. Missed garbage or glass would be collected on your next bi-weekly garbage/glass day (January 30) and no tag-a-bag stickers would be required for the extra two bags/containers of garbage.

Notice for Wednesday, January 15:

Curbside collection crews were not able to safely access some roads today due to winter weather conditions. Green Carts were not serviced today to allow crews to focus on collecting garbage and recycling.

Homes that were missed will be allowed to put out double the usual amount of material on your next collection day. Missed garbage or glass would be collected on your next bi-weekly garbage/glass day (January 29) and no tag-a-bag stickers would be required for the extra two bags/containers of garbage.

Notice for Tuesday, January 14:

Curbside collection crews were not able to safely access some roads today due to winter weather conditions.  Some Green Carts also couldn’t be emptied due to frozen locks and/or contents frozen to the carts.

Homes that were missed will be allowed to put out double the usual amount of material on your next collection day. Missed garbage or glass would be collected on your next bi-weekly garbage/glass day (January 28) and no tag-a-bag stickers would be required for the extra two bags/containers of garbage.

MIXED RECYCLING & GLASS
COLLECTION
Please click here for information
about the curbside recycling program
COMPOSTABLES
COLLECTION
Please click here for information
about the compostables program
including Green Cart size exchange information

GARBAGE
COLLECTION

Please click here for information

about the curbside garbage collection program

Curbside Basics:

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Chilliwack Curbside Collection App: Personalized Collection Schedules & Recycling/Disposal Search Tool

Look up your collection schedule, set collection reminders, and search for recycling and disposal options below or through the Chilliwack Curbside Collection mobile app.   The mobile app is available in the App Store and Google Play.

Attachments
Description Date File Size
Curbside Sorting Guide - April 2019 2019-03-08 358KB
Quick Reference Guide - April 2019 2019-03-08 5.58MB

Collection Days & Curbside Guide

Use this guide & application to find out what day your materials will be picked up and more.

Open-Top Containers

Garbage and recycling containers must have lids to prevent litter

Applications & Exemptions

Information on applying to join, or requesting an exempt from, the curbside program.

Collection Fees

Curbside Collection service fees

Curbside Garbage Collection Program

Information about garbage collection, including container requirements and limits, for residents on the City's Curbside Collection Program.

Missed Collections & Severe Weather

What to do if your material was missed or severe weather disrupts curbside collection

Tag-a-Bag Stickers

Tag-a-Bag stickers are required for additional garbage or yard waste placed at the curb for collection