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City of Salmon Arm
Box 40
500 2 Ave. NE
Salmon Arm, BC V1E 4N2
Ph: 250.803.4000
Fx: 250.803.4041
Hours: 8:30am - 4:00pm
Yard Waste
Curbside Yard Waste Collection
Spring 2017 Collection
The Spring 2017 Yard Waste Collection will occur on Monday, May 8, 2017 (postponed from April 24). 

All items (including branches) must be placed (unbundled) in compostable (kraft) paper bags.

Bags may be found at local retailers. Please check with individual retailers for availability.

The following items will be accepted for collection: clippings (grass, lawn, and hedge), sod, flowers, weeds (non-invasive), leaves, vegetable stacks, shrubs, and shrub/tree branches. Shrub and tree branches may be up to 1” (2.5 cm) in diameter and 3’ (91 cm) in length. Do not bundle branches.

Materials will be accepted in unlimited quantities. Maximum weight per bag is 20 kg (44 lbs).

To prevent breakage, please store full bags in a dry, covered location until collection day.

Missed Collections
Most of the City was collected on Monday, May 8, 2017. There were higher than anticipated volumes this year. The make-up/missed collections were combined into one day on Thursday, May 11, 2017.

The deadline for reporting missed collections was 3 p.m. Wednesday May 10.

Organic Yard Waste and Metal Waste - Free Disposal Events
The Columbia Shuswap Regional District will hold its Spring event at the Salmon Arm Landfill from April 15 – May 28.

For more information, please visit: Free Yard and Garden, and Metal Waste Events