Let’s stop littering

Let’s stop littering

Mar 27, 2024 | 7:11am
As the snow melts away we’re bearing witness to garbage and litter all over Regina and it’s frustrating to see. People (I thought) are taught from an early age to not litter and keep our communities clean and welcoming. I’ve noticed, as I walk to work each morning, the amount of trash scattered everywhere from […]

Green Carts rolling out soon in Regina

Aug 3, 2023 | 12:10pm

The newest tool in the war on waste will be rolling to your door soon. The City of Regina will begin delivering the “Green Carts” starting Saturday. These carts go right along side your brown cart for garbage, and your blue bin for recycling. The “Green Carts” come with a small kitchen catcher you place […]

Time to be “Bear Aware”

May 24, 2023 | 10:31am

As we emerged from the cold frosty winter into the warmer days of spring, bears have been doing the same. Bears have emerged from their dens after a long winter’s nap, and they are looking for food. So its time again to talk about being “Bear Aware”. That includes making sure you don’t leave anything […]

Council votes to move waste services to user-pay model

Oct 28, 2022 | 2:38pm

The City of Regina is moving its waste services to a user-pay model. Regina City Council voted in favour of the model, which means that the fees associated with recycling, yard waste and garbage collection will be displayed on a resident’s utility bill starting on January 1, 2024. City administration said that the average household […]

Bi-weekly garbage collection starting next week

Oct 24, 2022 | 1:27pm

The City of Regina will be switching to bi-weekly garbage collection next week. Residents will be rolling out their brown and green carts every other week starting October 31, with weekly collection resuming on April 3. The City said that residents should remember that garbage and food and yard waste pilot collection days remain the […]

Executive Committee votes in favor of new pay model for garbage, recycling, and yard waste

Oct 20, 2022 | 2:28pm

Regina’s executive committee has voted to change the garbage, recycling, and yard waste pay model. Garbage, recycling and the new yard waste pickup program will now be charged on utility bills rather than property taxes. Right now, recycling fees appear on utility bills, and garbage collection falls under property taxes. The yard waste pickup problem […]

Weekly residential garbage pickup resumes in Regina

Apr 4, 2022 | 5:47am

It’s back to weekly garbage pickup for Regina residents. If you are unsure of what items are supposed to go inside of the Brown cart, you visit the Waste Wizard Tool on the City’s website. Household garbage and the things that can not be recycled are the main items for inside of the brown cart. […]

City of Regina making changes to garbage collection for holiday season

Dec 19, 2021 | 7:40am

The City of Regina is reminding residents about its holiday garbage collection schedule and also has made a list to see if you are naughty or nice when it comes to recycling your garbage. Starting Monday, garbage will be collected weekly. Standard winter biweekly garbage collection will be reinstated starting January 3. They note that […]

Weekly garbage collection returns in Regina on December 21

Dec 14, 2020 | 10:39am

  With the Christmas season upon us, the City of Regina says weekly garbage collection will happen from December 21-January 1. There will be no garbage or recycling on Christmas Day.  If that is your regular collection day, your bin will be emptied on Saturday, December 26. Biweekly garbage collection will resume starting January 4 […]

Changes to garbage pickup and landfill take effect Monday

Nov 3, 2019 | 2:20pm

Garbage collection in Regina changes for the winter on Monday. The city will be picking up garbage twice a month instead of weekly until spring in an attempt to get Reginans to reduce, reuse and recycle. Once again, there will be weekly pickups from a time frame ranging just before Christmas to just after New […]