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Garbage & Recycling

Garbage & Recycling

Waste Transfer Sites

The RM of Elton operates three Waste Transfer Sites:

#1 Forrest – located by the Municipal Office & Shop on Road 65N (Elton Road)

#2 Douglas – located to the west of Village on the south side of Railway

#3 Justice – located on 2nd Avenue

Please take note of all the signs at the waste transfer sites.  RM of Elton has seen a significant increase in people dumping items that are prohibited. There are cameras at the transfer sites and fines will be issued. If you have questions about what can be dumped at these sites please contact the Municipal Office.

Collection, Transportation and Disposal of Solid Waste and Recycling By-Law No. 1646

Acceptable Recycling accepted at the Waste Transfer Sites:

Please make sure all items are as clean as possible.

PaperNewspapers, flyers, magazines, catalogues, etc.
CardboardAny cardboard boxes
BoxboardCereal boxes, Kleenex boxes, etc.
PlasticsMargarine tubs, milk jugs, etc. Numbers: 1, 2, 4, 5, 7
Aluminum CansPop cans
Tin CansSoup cans, coffee tins, etc.
Juice BoxesGable end boxes
Glass Jars & BottlesMust be kept separate and put in the glass bin

Evergreen Environmental Technologies (Municipal Landfill)

Evergreen Environmental Technologies Landfill is located on NE 11-14 -17 WPM.  

Directions are:

1) from junction of No. 10 and PR 353 – east 10 miles to Douglas/Cordova Rd

2) north on Cordova Rd 6 miles to PR 465 (Road 77N)

3) turn east 1 mile to dead end at PR 466

4) north on PR 466 for 3 miles (on west side of road)