Curbside Garbage & Recycling
The Town of Fort Macleod has partnered with GFL to provide residents with a curbside garbage and recycling program. We are happy to provide weekly garbage pick up and bi-weekly recycling pick up, for the collection schedule please click here.
Pick up dates are scheduled to change around stat holidays, to keep up to date on these changes as well as critical events and day-to-day communications you can download the VOYENT ALERT! App, or register online to receive email, voice or text/based alerts at http://register.voyent-alert.com. Registration is free, simple and anonymous.
Collection Days for Residents
We have two current zones for pick up:
- Zone 1 (North) has collection day Thursdays
- Zone 2 (South) has collection day Fridays
To see where which zone you are in, click here to see a map.
On collection day please have garbage and recycling bins to the collection spot by 7:00 am, you can pick up when emptied or after 7:00 pm that day.
Missed a pickup? Please leave your cart out until 7:00 pm on collection day and then call the Town of Fort Macleod Office at 403-553-4425.
Carts should be at least 3 feet (1 meter) apart
There should be at least 10 feet (3 meters) above your carts
Please ensure bins are at least 3 feet (1 meter) away from any obstacles on either side (parked cars, power poles, utility boxes.
Residents are responsible for cleaning and storing carts.
If your cart is damaged or missing, call the Town Office at 403-553-4425.
Mobility Assistance Program
Please contact the Town Office at 403-553-4425 for details, qualifications, and application forms.
While residents have a blue bin for recycling, the Town also has a Bulk Recycling Depot located at 865 30th Street South, Fort Macleod. It is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
I’m not sure what can go in my blue bin? Click here for more information.
A multipurpose communication service provided by the Town of Fort Macleod to keep you informed of critical events as well as day-to-day communication such as garbage and recycling day changes. Registration is free, simple and anonymous.
Mobile App Users
Email, SMS, Text, or Landline Users
Register Online to receive email, voice or text-based alerts at http://register.voyent-alert.com
Bylaw 1952: Waste Management Bylaw
Willow Creek Landfill
Location and Contact Information
The Willow Creek Regional Landfill Facility is located at 113053 Range Road 263 – South of Township 114 (NW-22-11-26-W4th)
For all information regarding the Willow Creek Landfill please call them at 403-687-2603
Hours of Operation
Monday and Tuesday 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesday – Closed
Thursday and Friday – 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday – Open from May – October on the 2nd and 4th day of the month from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday – Closed
Closed all Statutory holidays
2022 Collection Calendar & Residential Zone Map
Updated August 2022