No waste collection on Thanksgiving Day 2011


(Tuesday, October 4, 2011) –  HRM would like to advise residents there
will be no regular municipal solid waste collection services provided on
Thanksgiving Day, Monday, October 10, 2011.  Collection of garbage,
organics or recyclables normally scheduled for Thanksgiving Day, Monday,
October 10th will be provided the preceding Saturday, October 8th.
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, October 10th but will
be open on Saturday, October 8th with normal operating hours.
The Halifax Regional Municipality=s residential Household Hazardous
Waste (HHW) Depot will be closed Saturday, October 8th but will be open
Saturday, October 15th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information, contact the HRM Call Centre at 490-4000 or visit
us online at
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