Garbage Collection & Disposal
In Fort Macleod, Garbage Collection is a Municipal Service. Garbage collection schedule is as follows:
27th Street through 30th Street -Monday
Garrison estates – Monday
Macleod Meadows Area – Monday
18th Street to 21st Street on 7 Ave and 7A Ave – Tuesday
22nd, 25th 26th Street -Tuesday
8th Street through 21st Street -Thursday
Airport Properties – Thursday
Across Green Bridge – Thursday
Lyndon Road – Friday
• Note: Whenever there is a holiday Monday residential pickup schedule changes. Certain Monday pick ups will move to Tuesday and Tuesday Pickups to Wednesday to ensure we collect all garbage accordingly. Each Holiday week can be different due to weather, time of year and other factors. It is recommended to put your garbage in your receptacle on your normal day to ensure it is ready. Commercial collection can call the Town Office for details.
Additionally, the Town is a member of the Willow Creek Regional Waste Commission. This commission operates the landfill near Granum (403) 687-2603.
Waste collected by the Town’s contract collector, O’Sullivan Collections, is delivered to this site. Individuals wishing to dispose of trash not collected by the town can also haul to this site. Additionally, the town operates a recycling program for the community.
Garbage rates are set from time to time by bylaw amendment by Town Council. All matters relating to garbage preparation, pickup and disposal are addressed by By-Law No. 1795 and amendments thereto.