Solid Waste Special Events

Annual Compost Giveaway

The annual compost giveaway event is open to all residents within East Hants boundaries. Limit of four (4) bags per household of self-shoveled Grade A compost.* You can pick up… Full story

Household Hazardous Waste and Paper Shred Event

Are you looking to securely destroy your confidential papers? Do you have leftover cleaners, solvents and chemicals you want to dispose? Bring them to one of our annual fall Residential… Full story

Christmas Tree Collection & Holiday Reminders

Natural Christmas Tree Collection Collection will be on your regularly scheduled pickup day during the first 2 weeks of January. Area 2 – January 4 – 7 Area 1 –… Full story

Community Winter Warmer Event

The Solid Waste team is pleased to continue our partnership with the Community Offering Assistance Together Association to collect and distribute winter clothing for those in need across the community.… Full story


Aquatic Centre Closure