Mental Health: Emotional Preparedness

It is important to consider emotional preparedness as part of your household emergency action plan. Disasters can impact everyone differently, but most people...

Keep Your Recyclables Loose

Put your recyclables in your blue cart loose. Make sure your recyclables are not packed too tightly or they will not fall out...

2020 Property Tax Hailstorm Relief Program

On June 13, 2020, The City of Calgary experienced a hailstorm that caused over a billion dollars in property damage. The City is...

Help Protect Your Water Lines from Freezing This Winter

Every Winter, some Calgarians experience freezing service lines, water pipes, and water outages. Some major factors include the ground depth of water service...

Now Drop Off More Electronic Items for Free Recycling

Finding piles of discarded electronics in your drawers and closets, or upgraded to a new device over the holidays? It might be time...

Holiday Waste Tips

Compost Your Real Christmas Tree Option 1: Put your tree in your green cartCut your tree into small pieces to fit inside your...

Job Hunting? Check Out the Youth Employment Centre

Are you between the ages of 15 and 24 and looking for a job?The Youth Employment Centre (YEC) offers free career planning and...

Winter Holiday Fire Safety

Festive celebrations, flickering lights and winter greens are all hallmarks of winter holidays, but they also present fire risks that can quickly turn...

Safety During the Festive Season

It’s December and by now we’ve figured out how to safely celebrate holidays and special occasions. But it is still a good time...

5 Ideas for How to Clean Your Recyclables

Recyclables need to be empty, clean, and dry so they can be sorted properly at the recycling facility, prevent other recyclables from getting...

Connect with The City of Calgary

Calgary - we’re here for you! We're focusing on what's important to you, improving how we do business, and ensuring we plan for...

Collection Day Changes

Winter Green Cart Schedule Starts in NovemberThe seasons are changing and so is your green cart collection. Starting in November, your green cart...