Passersby are encouraged to use the small litter bins for small litter items like gum and cigarette butts.
Small litter bins are meant to be a reminder to citizens that small litter needs to be tended to and is the number one cleanliness issue in the centre city.
The pilot cost under $5,000 for all the bins ($165 plus GST each with two given free). The City hopes to eventually get about 200 on City streets like our Edmontonian neighbors to the north. Here are some other clean intitiaves from around the world: