New: Green Waste Collection Now on Mondays

As of May 7, 2018, green waste will be collected every two weeks on Mondays until September 24. 

The leaf pickup, also called the green waste collection, targets plant waste produced by your spring and fall garden and lawn clean-ups.

Pickup dates for 2018*

  • May 7 and 21
  • June 4 and 18
  • July 2, 16 and 30
  • August 13 and 27
  • September 10 and 24

*Pickup dates for fall will be announced during the year.

Accepted waste

  • Green waste
  • Garden waste
  • Grass and leaves
  • Turf
  • Hedge clippings
  • Small branches less than one centimeter in diameter

Authorized bags

Only paper bags and containers with loose waste will be picked up.

Employees will manually empty the green residue containers into the truck. They will leave the container on site once emptied. The containers must meet certain requirements to make it easier to lift up with the arms.


Specification of authorized containers:

  • Maximum weight: 25 kilograms
  • Containers made of plastic, cardboard or metal
  • Maximum volume: 1 m3

Plastic bags are now refused.