The City of Portage la Prairie will provide curb-side collection of yard waste from Monday, September 20 to Monday, November 1  inclusive.

Yard waste is to be placed at the curb on your regular collection day no later than 7:00 a.m.

  • Place yard waste in CLEAR refuse bags or compostable brown paper bags. Colored bags will not be collected.
  • No limit to the number of bags you can place out for collection
  • Maximum weight per bag is 18 kgs. or 40 pounds
  • Yard waste consists of leaves, grass and garden waste (excluding tree branches and other non-compostables). Tree trimmings must always be bundled in four-foot sections and have a waste collection tag affixed
  • Finished compost will be available for use in your gardens and will be announced at a later date

For more information, please contact the Operations Department at (204) 239-8346