Calgary Landfill Hours and Green Cart Collection Schedule

Calgary landfills move to summer hours

From April 1 to October 31, City landfills will run extended operating hours. All locations have a residential Throw ‘n’ Go area that accepts:
· household chemicals and propane tanks for safe disposal
· electronics recycling
· clothing and textiles recycling
· tire recycling
Visit for driving directions and hours of each landfill site.

Green carts spring into weekly collection schedule

Green cart and composting paper bag await pick-up


Spring has sprung, and with it comes an increase in yard waste. Weekly green cart collection will resume the first week of April.

Calgarians can visit to find out their new green cart schedule and to sign up for free reminders including phone, email and text alerts or download the free Garbage Day app to receive notifications on their smartphones.

There are no changes to blue or black cart collection.