Changes to Colchester, Pictou waste collection next week

Curbside waste collection will be shifting days next week due to Good Friday.

The Town of Truro posted a notice saying anyone scheduled for collection on April 19th, is to have their materials curbside by 7 a.m. on Monday, April 15th instead.

Zone 8 in Colchester County, which includes the communities of Brookfield, Hilden, Truro Heights, Old Barns, and Clifton, will be impacted.

Garbage and compost collection in Stewiacke and recyclable collection in Truro will also be shifted to this coming Monday.

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Pictou County Waste Management says collection on Good Friday will take place the following day, April 20th, at 7 a.m. instead.

They add that Easter Monday collection will still take place as scheduled.