Saskatoon eyes banning glass bottles, jars from household blue bins

Glass bottles and jars could soon be banned from Saskatoon’s blue bin recycling program.

A new city report says approximately 90 per cent of glass bottles and jars people toss into their recycling bins are broken by the time they get sorted.

That means the vast majority of that glass ends up in the landfill…. Click here to read full CBC article.

Wednesday, Nov. 14th Pickup Notice

Due to high wind warnings, the Automated Garbage Cart Collection for Area 2A/2B is cancelled for November 14th.

For this week only, if you have a City-issued garbage cart and your collection day is usually Tuesday, however this week it is Wednesday due to the Holiday, it will be collected on Friday, Nov. 16th. Do not put your garbage cart or recycling to the curb before 6:00 a.m. on Friday.

Area 2A/2B residents not using the City-issued garbage carts should put out their garbage and recycling on Wednesday Nov 14th.

Thursday, Nov. 15th Pickup Notice

Due to high wind warnings, the Automated Garbage Cart Collection for Area 3A/3B is cancelled for November 15th.

For this week only, if you have a City-issued garbage cart and your collection day is usually Wednesday, however this week it is Thursday due to the Holiday, it will be collected on Saturday, November 17th. Do not put your garbage cart or recycling to the curb before 6:00 a.m. on Saturday.

Area 3A/3B residents not using the City-issued garbage carts should put out their garbage and recycling on Thursday, November 15th.