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Thanksgiving Day- Collection & Processing Services


(Thursday, October 9, 2003) - HRM residents are reminded that refuse, organics and recyclables collection will occur as usual on Thanksgiving Day, Monday October 13th. Facility hours are as follows:

Facility Date Hours of Operation Location

Otter Lake Sat.Oct.11 10am-4pm Exit#3, Hwy#103
Otter Lake Sun.Oct.12 1pm-4pm(public drop off only) Exit#3, Hwy#103
Otter Lake Mon.Oct.13 7am -7pm Exit#3, Hwy#103
Recycling plant Sat.Oct.11 & Sun.Oct.12 Closed 50 Chain Lake Dr., Bayers Lake Park
Recycling plant Mon.Oct.13 7:30am - 6pm 50 Chain Lake Dr., Bayers Lake Park
Household Hazardous Waste Depot Sat.Oct.11 9am - 4pm 50 Chain Lake Dr., Bayers Lake Park
Miller Compost Sat.Oct.11 & Sun.Oct.12 Closed Gloria McCluskey Ave.
Miller Compost Mon.Oct.13 8am - 6pm Gloria McCluskey Ave.
New Era Farms Sat.Oct.11 & Sun.Oct.12 Closed Evergreen Place-off Prospect rd.

Collection services can begin at 7:00am. To ensure collection, residents may place materials curbside prior to collection day.

For more information on HRM's composting and recycling program call 490-4000 or visit our website at

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Lori Patterson
Acting Corporate Communications Officer

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