Solid Waste & Recycling

Residential Garbage and Recyclables

Residents may dispose of their household garbage and recyclables in animal proof bins at community transfer sites located in the:

  • Hamlets of Dead Man's Flats, Exshaw, Harvie Heights and Lac des Arcs.
  • Jumping Pound area on Highway 68 at the Volker Stevin yard.
  • Jamieson area at the fire hall.
  • Ghost area on Highway 40 approximately two kilometers west of the Summer Village of Waiparous.  Its is noted that this transfer site is open only on Saturdays between 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Residents outside of the Service Area are responsible for providing their own solid waste disposal.

Non-Residential Paid for Fee Service

Within the Service Area, the Municipality may agree to collect solid waste from commercial and similar premises as a paid for fee service.

Francis Cooke Landfill and Resource Recovery Centre

Other dry, non-hazardous material may be brought to the Francis Cooke Landfill and Recovery Centre as operated by the Bow Valley Waste Management Commission. Please contact the landfill directly to enquire about accepted materials and pricing.