Garbage Collection

***Please Note***

Current Back Alley Garbage Pick Up will continue until October 31, 2020

Residential Back Alley Garbage Collection

The City of Melville collects garbage from residents on a weekly basis. To find out when your garbage will be collected refer to the following schedule or call the City of Melville Public Works Department at (306) 728-6865. 
Please Note:
  1. That all garbage must be set out by 5:00 a.m. on collection day. 
  2. When temperature and/  or  windchill is -40ยบ there will be NO pickup of garbage.
  3. Please shovel snow around garbage cans in the winter months.
  4. There is a maximum garbage weight per bag or box of 50 lbs.
Items that will NOT be picked up:
Waste oil, tires, paints, vehicle batteries, other hazardous materials, animal wastes, manure, large metal objects such as appliances, car bodies ect., large wood objects such as sheds and materials from construction/demolition, rubble such as large stone/concrete, slops.
Monthly Reminder: 
Better Call Cleaning will keep you informed of any upcoming changes in the schedule.  Information can be found on the City of Melville Website   at
General Inquiries:
For anyone that has any concerns may contact Cory at Better Call Cleaning at 306-728-1638

Commercial Garbage Collection

Commercial businesses have a choice of whether or not they want the garbage collected on a daily, bi-weekly basis or weekly basis.