Garbage and Landfill

Garbage and Recycling

The District of Katepwa Waste Collection

2021 Waste Collection Calendar

  • Your garbage MUST be put out by 6:00 am in a closed container.
  • The District of Katepwa will only pick up 4 household garbage bags placed in containers.
  • Tags for additional bags may be purchased for $2.00/bag at the District office during regular hours of operation.
  • Trees & Demolition material must be taken to North Valley Waste Management Landfill
  • All acceptable recyclable materials, including empty plastic bags, will no longer be accepted at the landfill and therefore need to be recycled.

Pickup

  • Back Lane pickup is from May 1st to September 30th
  • Front Lane pickup is from October 1st to April 30th

*Please note - there is no curbside recycling pickup. Please drop it off at one of our recycling locations below.

Our recycle bins are big and blue and all recycles can go in together!

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Bins are located:

  • Katepwa Beach - Decommissioned Landfill by the Golf Course
  • Sandy Beach - Edwyn Street, adjacent to tennis courts
  • South Katepwa - adjacent to highway, in Lakeview Beach Subdivision

2021 Calendar

Dates in GREEN are waste collection days

Landfill

The District of Katepwa is a member of the NVWM Regional Landfill.

  • Landfill Rate Schedule
  • North Valley Waste Management Information
  • Phone: 306-331-8016
  • Landfill Site Location: travel 3.5 km north on the east side of highway 35 from junction of highway 35 and 56, 2.0 km east on gravel road, and .5 km south)
  • Hours
    • May1st to October 31st
      • Monday to Saturday - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
      • Sunday - 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
    • November 1st to April 30th
      • Monday to Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
      • Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m
    • Closed Statutory Holidays and Boxing Day

Items Permitted

  • Household garbage
  • Tires
  • Furniture
  • Railroad ties
  • Cement (not big loads)
  • Wood
  • Metal and aluminum.

Items Not Permitted

  • Electronics
  • Paint
  • Chemical containers or mixed loads
    (Mixed loads are loads that cannot be separated into metal, burning and dumping)

Loads

All Loads must be separated into either:

  • metal (stoves/refrigerators/washers/dryers/hot water tanks/scrap iron & metal)
  • burning (tree branches/clippings/clean wood/unpainted and untreated lumber)
  • dumping (household garbage/shingles/composting)

Loads must be tarped, or otherwise secured to prevent littering

NO Charge For:

  • Oil (used)
  • Gas
  • Oil filters
  • Air filters