Large Item Pickup

  • Monday, June 10, 2019
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    - Friday, June 14, 2019

June 10 - 14, 2019

Have an old sofa or barbecue you no longer use? Bid it farewell during the City's Large Item Pickup event from June 10–14. Note: Large items may be collected by different trucks than your regular waste collection.

New this year!

  • A maximum of three large items will be accepted per household.
  • Items must be placed at the front of your house (at the curb) by 7 a.m. on your regular waste collection day, even if your carts and blue recycling bags are picked up in an alley.

Large items that will be collected:

  • Household furniture, mattresses and box springs
  • Stoves, washers, dryers and furnaces
  • Sinks and toilets
  • Snow blowers and lawn mowers (all fluids must be drained)
  • Bicycles, hockey nets and basketball nets. These items must be marked with a note indicating the item is intended for Large Item Pickup.
  • Wheel barrows, rain barrels, lawn furniture and barbecues (no tanks). These items must be marked with a note indicating the item is intended for Large Item Pickup.

Items that will NOT be collected:

  • Household renovation, construction and demolition material
  • Additional household waste and organics
  • Hazardous materials, including but not limited to paint, motor oil, batteries, fuels and propane tanks/bottles
  • Fridges, freezers and air conditioners
  • Railroad ties, snowmobiles, ATVs, vehicle parts, tires and engines
  • Assembled swing sets
  • Electronics, including TVs, stereos, desktop printers and computers (monitors, towers, key boards, speakers and mice)
  • Items larger than six feet by three feet (1.8 metres by 0.9 metres)
  • Items weighing more than 200 pounds