We’re here to help you find the Lethbridge garbage pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.
The City of Lethbridge is in Alberta with Medicine Hat to the northeast, Calgary and Airdrie to the northwest, Kelowna and Penticton to the west.
If there’s a change to your normal garbage collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.
Lethbridge Garbage Collection Calendar 2023
For normal garbage collections schedules, visit https://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Waste-Recycling/Pages/default.aspx
Garbage Pick Up Holidays
Here you can see the city-observed holidays.
- Family Day: Feb 20th, 2023
- Victoria Day/National Patriot’s Day: Monday, May 22nd, 2023
- Labour Day: Monday, September 4th, 2023
- Thanksgiving Day: Monday, October 9th, 2023
- Christmas: Monday, December 25th, 2023
- New Year’s Day: Monday, January 1st, 2024
Due to the holidays, your waste collection may take place one day later than your usual collection day. > More information about Waste & Recycling
Lethbridge Garbage Collection Map
Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023
To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Waste-Recycling/Pages/Large-Item-Service.aspx for find the collection day for your bulk waste.
Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
-Gas Barbeques (propane tank removed)
-Bagged Household Waste (no windows)
-Bagged Yard Waste (max 25 kg)
-Lawn Mowers (batteries and gas removed)
-Sinks, Toilets, Bathtubs
-Bundled Tied Tree Prunings
* Freon appliances counts as two pick-ups.
* Water Softener only empty
Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup
-Dirt or Sod
-Household Hazardous Waste
-Stumps and Root Balls
Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.
If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.
Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.
There are a number of junk removal services in Lethbridge and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.
Recycling Collection Calendar 2023
Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Waste-Recycling/Pages/Recycling-Depots.aspx
Frequently Asked Questions
When is bulk pickup in Lethbridge?
To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Waste-Recycling/Pages/Large-Item-Service.aspx
What day is garbage pickup?
To find garbage pickup on your street visit: https://www.lethbridge.ca/living-here/Waste-Recycling/Pages/default.aspx
What time does garbage collection start?
Garbage collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.
How can I contact the Lethbridge Public Works Department?
Phone: 311 or 403-320-3111 (if outside of Lethbridge)
Online: Service request options
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