Gatineau, September 4, 2019. – Tagged overflow garbage bags are now available in service centres and ecocentres. They can also be purchased online through gatineau.ca/dtritus.
As of September 15, 2019, household garbage that is not contained in a gray bin or tagged overflow bags will not be collected.
Tagged overflow bags can be purchased for $2.50 for a pack of five. There is an additional cost of mailing for online orders.
The only bags containing surplus garbage that will be collected are tagged overflow bags.
Surplus garbage must be packed in those bags and left curbside next to the gray bin. Tagged overflow bags are not meant to be placed in the gray bin.
As of September 15, 2019, only the contents of gray bins and tagged overflow bags will be collected as household garbage. A maximum of five tagged overflow bags will be allowed per collection per unit.