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Curbside collection dates to change for approximately 2,000 residences beginning week of January 21

(Fort McMurray, AB – January 11, 2019) – Starting the week of Jan. 21, curbside collection weekdays for approximately 2,000 residences in Fort McMurray will change from either Wednesday to Tuesday, or from Thursday to Wednesday.

Letters outlining the update have been sent to residences that are identified for the change. Residents are asked to watch their mailbox for the notice, which should be arriving in the coming week.

Residences not identified as part of the update will not receive letters, and will not experience any change to their current service.

Residents can view the online calendar at asset.rmwb.ca/calendar/ to check if their residence is included in the change. Residents can also plan ahead for curbside collection by contacting Pulse at 780-743-7000 to confirm if their residence is part of the update.

Residents can also review the following list of streets to see those identified for the update. This list is also available at rmwb.ca/garbage

22 streets to change from Wednesday to Tuesday:
Cedar Street Juniper Street
Chestnut Way Malcolm Bay
Chokecherry Place McInnes Street
Crab Apple Way McKinlay Crescent
Elderberry Street McTavish Crescent
Elm Bay Mitchell Drive
Elm Street Morgan Avenue
Fir Street Mountain Avens Crescent
Fireweed Crescent Walnut Crescent
Hawthorn Way Walnut Place
Honeysuckle Way
Huckleberry Street

32 streets to change from Thursday to Wednesday: 
Becker Bay Farrell Bay
Becker Crescent Farrell Cove
Berard Crescent Farrell Crescent
Boisvert Place Fullerton Drive
Bourque Bay Kennedy Bay
Brintnell Road Kennedy Crescent
Burry Road Leigh Crescent
Burton Place MacLaren Bay
Bussieres Drive MacLaren Crescent
Clenell Bay McConachie Crescent
Clenell Crescent Oaks Bay
Cruickshank Bay Oaks Crescent
Cruickshank Road Parmenter Bay
Dickins Close Parmenter Crescent
Dickins Drive Torrie Bay
Eglert Drive Torrie Crescent

Customer service is the Municipality’s priority, and these updates to curbside collection will improve both efficiency and effectiveness. 

Residents are reminded that bins must be out to the curb by 7:30 a.m. on the collection day. 

Please place bins on the road in front of windrows, not on top of or behind windrows or crews won’t be able to collect them. Brush snow off the top of bins when placing to the curb. This will help crews to better identify bins and collect waste more efficiently.

Visit rmwb.ca/garbage for tips to make curbside collection more efficient for everyone.

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