Fall curbside branch collection starts Monday

branch collection Fall branch collection runs Nov. 2 - 27, 2020 in the Niagara Region.

Fall branch collection for Niagara Region starts on Monday, Nov. 2 and continues through to Nov. 27.

The collection service applies to all Niagara Region residents living in single-family homes and apartments with six units or less.

Branches can be left curbside for pick-up or dropped off at one of the region’s waste and recycling drop-off depots. This is available year-round and free of charge. Other types of yard waste can also be dropped off at these locations.

Important things to remember during branch collection:

  • Branches must be tied in bundles
  • Maximum weight of bundle = 22.7 kg (50 lbs.)
  • Maximum size of bundle = 1.5 m (5 ft.) in length and 0.5 m (1.6 ft.) in diameter
  • Individual branches inside of the bundle must not exceed 7 cm (2.8 in.) in diameter
  • Branches must be at the curb by 7 a.m. on your regular collection day, or placed out the night before after 5 p.m.
  • During the weeks of fall branch collection, branches are often collected in a separate collection truck than Green Bin material

Other special collections dates, such as Christmas tree collection can be found online or on the Niagara Region Waste App.

For more information on the region’s waste management services, you can visit the Niagara Region website or call the waste info-line at 905-356-4141 or 1-800-594-5542.