RESOLVED: Winter weather conditions are affecting curbside recycling pick-up

Feb 08, 2019 (updated Feb 12, 2019, 8:49am)

Curbside recycling collection has been cancelled on Tuesday, February 12.

This alert has been replaced by an updated alert for Tuesday, February 12

Winter weather conditions are expected to impact recycling pick-up today (February 11, 2019) in some parts of the region, including Sooke. Collection has been cancelled on the following routes due to road conditions:

  • Jordan River
  • East Sooke
  • Otter Point
  • Kangaroo Road including Sooke Road between Kangaroo Road and Sooke
  • Rocky Point Road

On all other routes, efforts will be made to collect recyclable materials in areas that drivers can safely access, however, some households will miss collection due to safety risk to both drivers and residents.

Residents affected are advised to bring recycling inside until their next collection day. A list of depots where recycling can be dropped off for free is available at