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Curbside Giveaway Weekend

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Say goodbye to some clean, gently-used but unwanted items or take home some new goods!

LOOKING TO GET RID OF ITEMS?  Place them on the curb in front of your property with a FREE sign or sticker on the evening of Friday, August 18, 2017.  All items should be in good condition and working order (or labelled as not working).  Make sure that any items that you wish to keep are safely tucked away or stored. 

Head out Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20 to see what treasures await on curbsides across the city.  Please be respectful of others' property when you stop by to view items.  Only take items that are clearly marked as FREE and are placed on the edge of the property.

Curbside Giveaway Weekend ends at dusk on Sunday, August 20, 2017All Items must be removed from the curb by owners. The City of Yellowknife is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

Need to get rid of large items?  Register for Large Item Pick-up by Friday, August 25 (for pick-up between August 28 abd September 1) or take smaller treasures to the Solid Waste Facility during Amnesty Week from September 2-8.

Suitable items for the curb:

  • books, CDs, DVDs
  • furniture and small appliances
  • sports equipment
  • toys
  • yard and gardening equipment
  • kitchenware
  • electronics
  • clothing
  • paint
  • construction material (leftover wood, drywall, hardware, nails, screws, etc.)

Items that are NOT suitable for the curb:

  • any items that are not re-usable
  • dirty items
  • any items with bed bugs
  • expired items (helmets, car seats, etc.)
Check the Health Canada website for additional information about consumer product safety.

Date and Time:

Friday, August 18, 2017 06:00 PM - Sunday, August 20, 2017 06:00 PM
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