Waste Reduction Week Lightings

Monuments & landmarks across Canada are lighting up blue & green to celebrate Waste Reduction Week! Organize a lighting in your area during Waste Reduction Week 2020 (Oct. 19 -25) and let us know about it by emailing info@wrwcanada.com

2019 Lightings

All week

  • Duncan City Hall, Duncan BC
  • Municipal Hall, North Vancouver BC
  • Surrey Civic Plaza, Surrey BC
  • Meaford Water Tower, Municipality of Meaford ON
  • Town Hall, Carleton Place ON

Oct. 21

Oct. 22

Oct. 23

Oct. 24

Oct. 25

  • Caesars Casino, Windsor ON

Oct. 26

Oct. 27

How to request a lighting

  • 1. Choose a landmark or building in your community that offers special lightings. In the past these have included: CN Tower, Niagara Falls, Calgary Tower, local city halls or squares, government buildings, sports complexes, and more! 
  • 2. Pick a day from Oct. 21 to Oct. 27 to have your lighting. 
  • 3. Contact your local city hall, facilities department, or the organization that manages the landmark you are requesting. Keep in mind that some landmarks require a few weeks in advance to book the space. 
  • 4. Register your lighting on our events page or email us at info@wrwcanada.com
  • 5. Share on social media using the hashtag #WasteReductionWeek

Lightings from 2018

BC Place, Vancouver BC: Oct. 14

Civic Plaza, City of Surrey BC: Oct. 15 - 19

Town Hall, Carleton Place ON: Oct. 15 - 21

Carleton Place Lighting

British Columbia Parliament Buildings, Victoria BC: Oct. 15


CN Tower, Toronto ON: Oct. 16

Calgary Tower, Calgary AB: Oct. 16

Canada Place, Vancouver BC: Oct. 16

Canada Place lit blue for Waste Reduction Week

Canada Place lit blue and green for Waste Reduction Week


Vancouver City Hall, BC

Niagara Falls, ON: Oct. 18 (light show at 10 p.m.)

Niagara Falls Waste Reduction Week lighting

Toronto Sign, ON: Oct. 19

City of Toronto Sign

Science World, Vancouver BC: Oct. 17

City of Airdrie, Alberta 

City of Airdrie lighting

Festival Place, Sherwood Park AB

Festival Place   

Streelights in the City of Coquitlam, BC lit blue for Waste Reduction Week!