The City gives compost to residents every spring. Just come to the drop-off site at Public Work’s, 300 Beaurepaire, with a container, a spade and proof of residence.

Date: Starting, Monday, May 8 while supply lasts

Quantity: Up to 250 L per household, the equivalent of a medium garbage bin.

Benefits of Composting:

  • Cuts waste more than 40%
  • Produces free, natural fertilizer for your garden
  • Keeps your soil moist
  • Prevents generation of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas, in landfill
  • Cuts waste hauling costs
  • Eliminate greenhouse gas emission caused by haulage