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All garbage and recycling collection for the Town of Truro is processed through Colchester Resource Waste Management. Colchester Waste Resource Management is responsible for processing recyclables, organics, and garbage generated within Truro and Colchester County, at the Colchester Waste Management Park, located at 185 Mingo Road in Kemptown (Exit 18 off Highway 104).

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Bulk Item Collection

Spring and Fall clean-ups have now been replaced with bulk item collection. During your regular "garbage" collection day, 2 bulk items can be placed curbside. Items can be placed curbside on the evening before garbage collection day. Please note, bulk item collection does not occur on the recycling collection week.

If you have any questions or require any more information, please contact the Town of Truro, Engineering and Public Works Department at (902) 895-4243.

Leaf Collection Program

The Town of Truro offers an annual Leaf Collection Program in the Fall of each year. It begins as soon as the leaves begin to fall and continues throughout the Fall. Leaves must be bagged in paper leaf or yard waste bags and can be left curbside for collection by Town of Truro staff.

If you have any questions or require more information regarding the Leaf Collection Program, please contact the Town of Truro, Parks, Recreation and Culture Department at (902) 893-6078.