News release: September 28, 2022
Weekly yard waste collection begins in Brampton and Mississauga
Brampton, ON. (September 28, 2022) – Weekly yard waste collection begins Monday, October 3, 2022, and runs until Friday, December 9, 2022, for residents in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga.
Residents in urban areas of Caledon will continue to receive bi-weekly yard waste collection on their scheduled days, while rural areas of Caledon will have their yard waste picked up on designated Fridays. Check your collection calendar for more details.
Yard waste must be at the curb by 7 a.m. and will only be collected in a Kraft brown paper bag, or any bin or container clearly labelled "yard waste" with a marker or sticker. Plastic bags filled with yard waste will not be collected.
Acceptable yard waste items include:
- Leaves and yard rakings with debris
- Tree trimmings, branches
- Brush, hedge trimmings
- Household and garden plants
- Halloween pumpkins (without the candle).
Please be reminded that grass clippings are not accepted at the curb or at any Community Recycling Centre. Collectors may open and check yard waste bags to ensure only acceptable items are picked up. For more details on yard waste, visit https://peelregion.ca/waste/yard-waste/
Region of Peel
The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram @peelregion.ca.