•  Blue boxes are $3.00 including tax.
  • Only proper Blue Boxes (14-, 18-, and 22- gal) should be used for setting recyclables to the curb.
  • Sort materials into two (2) streams (see Materials list).
  • Blue Boxes no greater than 22 kg (50 lb) in weight when full. 
  • No free replacement for lost/stolen or damaged Blue Boxes.  Purchase Price $3.00 including tax
  • Recyclable materials are banned from garbage.
  • Set out recycling no earlier than 6:00 pm the night before or no later than 7:00 am the morning of your collection.


  • keep all containers loose
  • rinse containers if they are excessively soiled
  • flatten containers wherever possible
  • Remove lids from coffee cups (lids are garbage)


  • bag containers, keep them loose
  • no ceramics, china or non-container glass
  • no Tupperware-type containers
  • no Styrofoam
  • For further information, see the full Recycling List.