This app allows residents of Ottawa to instantly check the current garbage calendar for their area.
- Automatically finds your garbage calendar based on GPS location or street address.
- Notifications the day before to remind you which items will be picked up.
- Easily see which bins are collected, and when garbage collection is delayed (ie: holidays)
OpenData sources used
Ottawa garbage collection areas and schedules (recollect.net API).
The value it provides to residents
- Offers an alternative to having to print or order a garbage collection calendar.
- Helps avoid mistakes and taking out the wrong items to the curb.
- Notifications help remind when there's exceptions to the regular garbage schedule.
My garbage schedule app just reminded me that my garbage is being picked up 12 hours ago.