Garbage collection and recycling
Please note that garbage collection is completed once every two (2) weeks for all sectors from the beginning of October to the end of April. However, from the beginning of May to the end of September, garbage collection is once per week.
Collection or large items : 2017, May 17 & 18 – October 18 & 19
All domestic garbage (green bags / green containers) must be placed at the road for the regular collection, with an exception for dangerous materials (ex.: cans of paint, varnish, propane containers, etc.) and the materials listed below, as this residential garbage is buried at the site in Saint-Alphonse. The former landfill site is in New Richmond is closed.
All recyclable materials such as paper, carton, glass, plastic, plastic packaging, glass or plastic containers, must be placed in your blue recycling container. Please note that all wet recyclable materials (especially carton) that are outside of the recycling container will not be picked up.
Collection of large articles
Disposal of electronic products
The Town of New Richmond has a container situated at the Municipal Garage that is available at all times for the recuperation of your unwanted electronic products, such as:
- cell phones
- ink cartridges
- video games
Municipal Garage : 128, boulevard Perron Est
For information, call 418 392-7000
Taxpayers must go to the site in Saint-Alphonse to dispose of garbage that does not go into the green containers.
Schedule of the site in Saint-Alphonse : 418 388-2262
- Monday to Friday from 8:15 to 16:30
- Saturday from 8:15 to 12:00