Solid Waste Special Events
Annual Compost Give-Away
This event is coordinated annually for Compost Awareness Week (1st week of May). Specific details on the event are shared in the weeks prior to the event.
Household Hazardous Waste Depot & Events
Household hazardous waste is any product discarded from a home that contains volatile chemicals. These products can ignite and cause a fire, are corrosive and can eat away materials and destroy living tissue with contact occurs. Materials marked as corrosive, toxic, reactive, or flammable are eligible. This could include paint, oil, antifreeze, pesticides, glue, batteries, solvents and detergents.
The Municipality operates a year-round Depot at the Waste Management Centre (Georgefield). Residents can bring materials in free of charge throughout the year.
Any material deemed to be commercial or unidentifiable (no label) will not be accepted.