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11th Annual Community Recycling Event

June 04, 2017 to June 04, 2017

9:00 am to 2:00 pm

The West Springs / Cougar Ridge Community Association is once again proud to present our annual Community Recycling Event. This is one of our core community events, as it provides residents with a great way to recycle or dispose of unwanted items.

The event will take place at the Calgary French and International School from 9:00am – 2:00pm.

Important event reminders:

  • There is an entry fee of one non-perishable food item per entry.
  • Car seats must be stripped of foam and buckles, or be subject t a $5 cash drop-off fee.
  • For health reasons, you must bag your own mattress; bags will be available.
  • You are welcome to attend the Pick and Pull without a drop-off, but please park on the street and walk in.
  • This is a busy event with heavy traffic.  Always be cautious and mindful of your surroundings.


The City of Calgary is providing 2 packer trucks, 1 recycling truck and 1 organics truck.

Recycle-Logic will be providing a truck for electronics recycling.

The Syrian Refugee Support Group – Calgary will be on site to pick up household items and bicycles. The Cerebral Palsy Association will be on site to pick up clothing.

Re-Matt will be on hand collecting mattresses.  (WSCRCA is fully subsidizing the levy to recycle the mattresses.)

Kidseat Recyclers will be on hand picking up child car seats.  Please strip all cloth and buckles before dropping them off.  (WSCRCA is also fully subsidizing the level to recycle the car seats.)

We will also have a pick & pull area again this year!

The following items cannot be accepted:

  • NO major house/yard renovation debris
  • NO paint or other chemicals
  • NO vehicle tires
  • NO home appliances, which includes microwaves
  • NO liquids, glass, propane tanks, or large furniture.

Thanks to Fergus & Bix,  Starbucks – West Springs, and the Calgary French & International School for supporting this event again this year!