Large Item Pick Up, Curbside Giveaway Weekend & Amnesty Week

Posted on Wednesday May 01, 2019

Large Item Pick-Up
In the spring and the fall, the City of Yellowknife organizes a large item pick-up week. During this week, residents (with regular Curbside Cart collection only) can have their large items collected by the City free of charge.
Large Item Pick-up will commence the week of Monday, May 13 to 17, 2019. Please mail, fax, e-mail or drop off a completed form to the City of Yellowknife no later than Friday, May 10, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. (noon) and we will arrange for the collection of the accepted items at no cost.  

To view acceptable items, please visit www.yellowknife.ca/largeitempickup.

Curbside Giveaway Weekend

The spring edition of the Curbside Giveaway Weekend takes place from Saturday, May 18 to Monday, May 20. The City of Yellowknife encourages residents to participate by placing gently used items on the curb Friday evening or by touring the city over the weekend to acquire new treasures. Please be sure to take only items clearly marked for giveaway. All items must be removed from the curbside by property owners by the evening of Monday, May 20.

Amnesty Week
The City of Yellowknife wishes to advise residents that Amnesty Week runs from Saturday, May 18 to Friday, May 24. During this time the residential $10.00 tipping fee at the Solid Waste Facility will be waived. Other tipping fees will still apply.

Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Administrator - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699