When is the next scheduled waste pick-up?

Waste pick-up in the Town of Trenton is scheduled for every second Friday by Pictou County Solid Waste.
Recyclables and garbage are picked up on the same day.
All material should be placed curbside by 7:00 AM.

2019 Pick-up Dates

January 4 18
February 1 15
March 1 15 29
April 12 26
May 10 24
June 7 21
July 5 19
August 2 16 30
  September   13 27
October 11 25
November 8 22
December 6 20


In the event of a cancellation, notice will be given by PCSW prior to 7:00 AM on 94.1 East Coast FM Radio, announced on their website and Facebook page. If your collection is cancelled before 7:00 AM your material will be collected the following Saturday. If a storm begins when the collection trucks are on their routes, it is at the drivers discretion to continue collecting. If this happens and your collection is cancelled, your material will be picked up on your next regular collection day. (PCSW)

2019 Special Pick-up Dates

  Christmas Tree Collection    January 18, 2019
Spring Cleanup May 10, 2019
Spring Leaf Collection June 07, 2019
Fall Leaf Collection     November 22, 2019   

Never miss a collection day again!

Pictou County Solid Waste has developed a new waste app to provide all residents with easy access to collection schedules and answers regarding proper sorting. As well, the app gives you the option of receiving reminders and will notify you regarding cancellations or changes to your collection.  Go to www.pcwastemgmt.com and type in your address – it’s that easy to sign up!



Visit PCSW online:

Website: www.pcwastemgmt.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/PCSWM

PCSW Management Facility

220 Landfill Road, Mt. William

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 8 AM to 4 PM
Saturday: 8 AM to 12 Noon

Waste Reduction Hotline