Yard Waste Pickup

2021 Spring Cleanup

Brush Collection

This spring, due to some vehicle maintenance challenges, curbside brush collection will happen concurrently with curbside leaf and yard waste collection. Brush collection will run through to May 14, 2021. Materials put out after this time will be subject to By-law enforcement. Please ensure that pieces of brush are placed at the curb by 7:00 A.M. on April 26th. 

Leaves and Yard Waste Collection

For us to provide an equal cost effective and efficient service to all Town Residents, we ask that you place leaves and yard waste at the edge of the street or alley NO LATER THAN 7:00 A.M. on the DATE BELOW for each ward. Leaves and yard waste are not to be put at the edge of the street or alley until the days specified for each ward.

  • West Ward (All West of the King Street Bridge) – April 26th to April 30th
  • South Ward (All South of King Street & East of the King Street Bridge) – May 3rd to May 7th 
  • North Ward (All North of King Street & East of the King Street Bridge) – May 10th to May 14th 
  • Biodegradable paper bags must be used. Plastic bags, loose leaves and loose yard waste will not be picked up.


In order to maintain the efficiency of the above schedule, each street and alley will be picked up ONLY ONCE during the above mentioned schedule. Materials that are put out after this time will be subject to By-law enforcement. 

The Public Works yard will be open for brush, leaves and yard waste drop off on Wednesday and Saturdays from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at the James A. Brennan Road entrance starting on May 1st, 2021. The site is currently open on Wednesdays only, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm until May 1, 2021. The Town has closed the entrance from Charles Street North. 

*Please note, we no longer accept clean lumber in the brush pile.

2020 Fall Cleanup

Brush will be picked up the week of October 19th to October 23rd. Please ensure that pieces of brush are placed at the curb by 7:00 A.M. on October 19th. Materials put out after this time will be subject to by-law enforcement. Leaves and yard waste are not to be put at the edge of the street or alley until the days specified for each ward. 

Leaves and Yard Waste

For us to provide an equal cost effective and efficient service to all Town Residents, we ask that you place leaves and yard waste at the edge of the street or alley NO LATER THAN 7:00 A.M. on the DATE BELOW for each ward:

  • West Ward (All West of the King Street Bridge) – October 26th to October 30th.
  • South Ward (All South of King Street & East of the King Street Bridge) – November 2nd to November 6th.
  • North Ward (All North of King Street & East of the King Street Bridge) – November 9th to November 13th.

In order to maintain the efficiency of the above schedule, each street and alley will be picked up ONLY ONCE during the above mentioned schedule. Materials that are put out after this time will be subject to by-law enforcement. 

The works yard will be open for brush, leaves and yard waste drop off on Wednesday and Saturdays from 8:00am to 12:00pm at the James A. Brennan Road Entrance. The Town has closed the entrance from Charles Street North. Biodegradable paper bags must be used. Plastic bags, loose leaves and loose yard waste will not be picked up.

Questions – roadsuperintendent@gananoque.ca 613-382-2149 ext. 1613

BIODEGRADEABLE PAPER BAGS MUST BE USED. PLASTIC BAGS, LOOSE LEAVES AND LOOSE YARD WASTE WILL NOT BE PICKED UP.

*Please note, we no longer accept clean lumber in the brush pile.