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Oct 23, 2014 Return to Headlines

Extra Yard Trimmings to Be Collected in November

by GS GS |

COQUITLAM, BC, October 21, 2014 – If you’ve been wondering what to do with extra leaves and yard debris from the fall weather, the City of Coquitlam’s Seasonal Unlimited Yard Trimmings Collection in November will help.

Throughout the month, residents receiving solid waste collection from the City can put out any extra yard trimmings for pick up.

In addition to your Green Cart, place any extra yard trimmings at your curbside by 7:30 a.m. on your collection day. You can use kraft bags, your old Green Can garbage cans, or bundle tree prunings that are less than three inches in diameter and no more than three feet in length.

Please keep any food scraps in the Green Cart and use the extra service just for yard trimmings.

Coquitlam’s Seasonal Unlimited Yard Trimmings program runs twice a year – once in the spring and once in the fall.

For more information on Coquitlam’s solid waste collection program, visit www.coquitlam.ca/curbsidecollection.


For more information, contact:
Verne Kucy
A/Manager, Environmental Services