Thanksgiving Day 2012 Waste Collection And Metro Transit Skeds


Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 (Halifax, NS) - HRM would like to advise residents there will be no regular municipal solid waste collection services provided on Thanksgiving Day, Monday, Oct. 8.  
Collection of garbage, organics or recyclables normally scheduled for Thanksgiving Day, Monday, Oct. 8 will be provided the preceding Saturday, Oct. 6.
The Otter Lake Waste Processing and Disposal Facility, the two composting facilities and the HRM Recycling Plant at 20 Horseshoe Lake Drive will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Monday, Oct. 8 but will be open on Saturday, Oct. 6 with normal operating hours.
HRM’s residential Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Depot will be closed Saturday, Oct. 6 but will be open Saturday, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information, contact the HRM Call Centre at 490-4000 or visit us online at
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 (Halifax, NS) - Metro Transit customers are advised of the following service levels for Thanksgiving Day, Monday, October 8, 2012:
Alderney Ferry: Holiday schedule
Conventional Bus & Access-A-Bus: Sunday/Holiday schedule
MetroX #320 Airport/Fall River & #400 Beaver Bank: Saturday/Sunday schedule
Woodside Ferry: No service
MetroLink, MetroX #330 Tantallon/Sheldrake Lake, and #401 Porters Lake & #402 Sambro: No service
For detailed bus and ferry holiday schedules please refer to the Riders’ Guide, call 490-4000, or visit
Source: Release
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