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Big Bin Events allow residents to dispose of household items too large for regular collection at no charge.

Materials Accepted

  • 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)

Materials Not Accepted

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

Reuse Centre items will be accepted. Check our list of acceptable items.

If you have items that are in good condition and can be reused, you can donate them.

Our online Reuse Directory provides a list of charities and businesses that can reuse many gently used household items.

2017 Big Bin Events

Twelve Big Bin weekend events are held in various locations throughout the city. All events run from 9 am-5 pm.

Date Location Address
May 6 & 7 Northlands Coliseum Wayne Gretzky Drive
(Southbound) & 119 Avenue
May 13 & 14 The Meadows Recreation Centre 2704 – 17 Street
May 27 & 28 Ellerslie 2415 – 101 Street SW
June 3 & 4 Castle Downs 11520 – 153 Avenue
June 10 & 11 Woodcroft 13915 – 115 Avenue
June 17 & 18 Commonwealth Stadium 112 Avenue & 90 Street
June 24 & 25 Callingwood 17740 – 69 Avenue
Aug 19 & 20 Jasper Place 9200 – 163 Street
Aug 26 & 27 Clareview Recreation Centre 3804 – 139 Avenue
Sept 9 & 10 Terwillegar Recreation Centre 2051  Leger Road
Sept 16 & 17 SW District Yard 6609  Gateway Blvd
Sept 23 & 24 Commonwealth Stadium 112 Avenue & 90 Street


Did you know?

The 2016 Big Bin Events had 11,186 visitors and accepted 1,796 tonnes of material.

For More Information

Telephone

In Edmonton: 311

Outside Edmonton: 780-442-5311

Email wasteman@edmonton.ca

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