RM COUNCIL CONSIDERING A RURAL WASTE MANAGEMENT COLLECTION PROGRAM
Council is seeking feedback or an expression of interest from our residents as to the implantation of a Rural Waste Management Collection Program.
Upon receiving feedback the Council will proceed to the next step, that being obtaining costs associated with the service, the options available as to frequency of pick-up, cost per pick-up size of containers, cost associated with different size containers and other information relating to the service that you as a resident may have to assist you in your decision making.
The waste items that are acceptable to be disposed of in the containers are standard household and yard waste. These items include:
-small appliances (toasters, coffee pots, microwaves)
-small furnishings (lamps, stools, pictures, wall hangings)
-shrubs/small branches, generic yard waste
-small construction goods (wood, metal, glass, insulation, plastics)
Prohibited items MUST be disposed of in a different manner these items include:
-medium to large furniture and appliances, mattresses
-hazardous materials (paint, oil, filters, tires)
-concrete, shingles, gravel/dirt
Not acceptable items are defined by the Landfill operators and the Environmental Regulations under legislation of the Province or Federal Government.
Should you be interested in the waste collection program, please respond by October 31, 2018, a phone call will work, 306-336-2244 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks.