Hamlet Garbage

Please help keep our Hamlets clean by ensuring that all garbage set out for collection is protected from animals. The use of animal-proof containers is greatly encouraged.

Hamlet Garbage Pick Up


Kneehill County and the Town of Trochu have entered into an agreement that will have the Town of Trochu provide curbside waste collection in the Hamlets of Kneehill County. This agreement will become effective April 1, 2016. With this new agreement, waste collection days will change; Wednesday will no longer be the day waste collected. Waste collection will change to Thursday and Friday.

THURSDAY – Torrington, Wimborne, Huxley, Swalwell and Sunnyslope

  • There is a 3 bag maximum limit
  • There is a 45-pound maximum weight limit
  •  Only bagged household waste will be collected
  • Waste such as tires, auto parts, furniture, appliances, toxic, renovation/construction waste, hazardous waste, and brush will not be collected
  • Collection is curbside pick-up only
  • Waste should be ready for collection by 7:00 am
  • In the event that waste collection does not occur on the regular scheduled day (inclement weather, vehicle failure, etc). Collection shall occur on the following Monday