On March 18th, 2014 at a regular Council Meeting, Council approved a curbside collection program for the District of Squamish for 2014. Yard waste will be collected every other week on the same day the Recycling collection takes place, starting May 12, 2014 through to Nov 14th, 2014. Click here for a new schedule. Yard waste is to be placed at the curbside in Kraft bags, old style garbage cans or tied in bundles. Together with an ongoing education and awareness program to encourage keeping a high quality of material at the same time as increasing the quantity there will continue to be no plastic bags allowed.
Collected material will be chipped and trucked to the Whistler facility where it will be composted.