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Big Bin Events

City worker helping a resident unload a table

The City of Edmonton is hosting Big Bin Events for household items that can’t be set out for regular waste collection. Twelve weekend events will be held in various locations throughout the City.

Accepted Materials

  • Couches, chairs, mattresses, and other household furniture items too large for curbside pickup
  • Fridges, freezers, washers, dryers and other large household appliances (will be recycled)
  • Computers, televisions and other household electronics (will be recycled)

Non-accepted Materials

Secure Your Load Properly

Residents are reminded to secure their load properly by tying large items to their vehicle and covering loose material with a tarp. 

Reusable Items

If you have items that are in good condition and can be reused, you can donate them. The online Reuse and Recycling Directory will provide you with a list of charities, businesses and City services that can reuse, recycle or dispose of your unwanted household items.

2014 Big Bin Events

    All events will run from 9am-5pm.

    Date 

    Location 

    Address 

    May 3 & 4  Commonwealth Stadium
    112 Avenue & 90 Street
    May 10 & 11 Callingwood 17740 – 69 Avenue
    May 24 & 25 Castle Downs
    11520 – 153 Avenue
    May 31 & June 1  Ellerslie Facility 2415 – 101 Street SW
    June 7 & 8 Blue Quill 11304 – 25 Avenue
    June 14 & 15 Woodcroft 13915 – 115 Avenue
    June 21 & 22 Northlands 11203 - 73 Street
    August 16 & 17 Jasper Place 9200 – 163 Street
    August 23 & 24 Blue Quill 11304 – 25 Avenue
    September 6 & 7 Kennedale 12810 – 58 Street
    September 13 & 14 SW District Yard 6609 – Gateway Blvd
    September 20 & 21 Castle Downs 11520 – 153 Avenue

    Did you know?

    The 2013 Big Bin Events had 11,382 visitors and accepted 1,910 tonnes of material - material that otherwise might have been improperly disposed of in the river valley, parks and neighbourhoods.

    Edmonton Examiner logo Proud sponsor of 2014 Big Bin Events.

    For more information:

    Telephone

    In Edmonton: 311

    Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

    Email wasteman@edmonton.ca