Don't Trash Your Yard Waste! Leaf It With Us! - Spring Yard Waste Depots Now Open

April 09, 2012


City of Winnipeg residents can recycle their yard waste by dropping it off at any of the Leaf It With Us depots, seven days a week from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. The yard waste will be composted into a reusable soil-like material and used to landscape finished landfill areas.






The depots accept only:


· bagged leaves, lawn thatch, grass clippings, plants, flowers and other garden material,


· tree clippings, small branches (no more than 10 centimetres or 4 inches in diameter and must be bundled and tied).








The depots do not accept sand, street sweepings or garbage of any kind, including animal waste.








The following depots are open until May 7, 2012






Winnipeg Soccer Complex 900 Waverley Street (northwest parking lot)
   Kildonan Park 2021 Main Street (Rainbow Stage parking lot)
   Charleswood 2325 Grant Avenue, west of Shaftesbury Blvd., next to Ambulance Station #32
  King's Park King's Drive and Kilkenny Drive (parking lot)
   St. Vital Park 190 River Road (south parking lot)
   Transcona Ravelston Avenue at Chrislind Street)
   Terry Sawchuk Arena 901 Kimberly Avenue, (parking lot)
   Kilcona Park McIvor Avenue at Lagimodiere Boulevard (parking lot)








The following depots are open until further notice:




Vimy Arena 255 Hamilton Avenue (parking lot)
  Fire Station No. 17 1501 Church Avenue at Sheppard Street
  St. James Civic Centre 2055 Ness Avenue (parking lot)




Residents can take bagged or loose yard waste to Brady Road Landfill year round. Landfill disposal fees are not charged for loads solely of yard waste.