WASTE COMMISSION

Waste Commission
Contact

Shirley Schwartz
Operations Manager
(780) 853-5561

 

For some important information regarding Backyard Burning please click here.

LIST OF TRANSFER STATIONS, HOURS, LOCATIONS: CLICK HERE 

 


Follow Instructions of the Supervisor for Segregation of  Waste

Special Provisions:

  • Major construction/demolition debris requires special authorization from the Authority.
    Segregation; a fee may be assessed.
  • Non-residential tipping fees apply
  • Out of hours access fee of $30 for up to 3 hours will be charged.
  • Plasterboard/gyp rock and shingles must be taken to the Vermilion Transfer Station
  • For concrete disposal, call the Waste Commission.
    Triple rinsed containers are accepted at all transfer stations, except Kitscoty.

NOTE: Hazardous & Recycle Information available at 1-800-463-6326.
Recyclables may be taken to Quick Pick Recycling Centre in Lloydminster - more information at www.quikpick.ca/services/blue-wave-recycling

PICKUP SERVICES


The Schedule For The Collection Of Residential Waste Will Be As Follows:

  • EACH WEDNESDAY
    Blackfoot - Commencing Approx. 12:00 Noon
    Islay - Commencing Approx. 1:30 P.M.

  • EACH THURSDAY
    Kitscoty - Commencing Approx. 7:00 A.M.
    Marwayne - Commencing Approx. 10:00 A.M.
    Clandonald - Commencing Approx. 12:00 Noon

As the times on this schedule are approximate. Please be certain to have your bins at the curb ready for pick up by 7:00 a.m. on pick up day and remove them once collection is completed.

If you have any complaints regarding collection of your waste
please contact Quik Pick Waste Disposal directly at 875-4100

This service is coordinated by the Vermilion River Regional Waste Management Commission, the County of Vermilion River is represented on this board.

POLICIES


Vermilion River Regional Waste Management Commission

Clandonald, Dewberry, Kitscoty, Marwayne, Paradise Valley, Tulliby Lake, Preston

Acceptable Waste Transfer Station Disposal Unacceptable Wastes
Household In containers  
Wood/wood products/
Cardboard
In burning pit Animal carcasses
Clean burnables and yard waste Acceptable at all sites  
Rolled wire In wire compound Asphalt shingles (acceptable @Vermilion)
Metal In metal compound Liquid wastes
Propane bottles Acceptable at all sites  
Appliances In appliance compound Toxic wastes
Tires - all sites In tire compound  
Empty paint cans & used paint up to 23 litres in size in designated bin at Vermilion, Kitscoty, Marwayne, Dewberry and Paradise Valley Cement/concrete
Batteries ****Ask supervisor******* Car bodies
Oil, Oil Filters and Drained oil filters - all sites In designated recepticles only Plasterboard/gyp rock (acceptable @Vermilion)
Mattresses & Upholstered Furniture  accceptable at all sites  
E-waste - Kitscoty, Paradise Valley, Dewberry, Marwayne & Vermilion In designated location

 

Agricultural Chemical Containers  

 

 

PRESTON & TULLIBY LAKE

Acceptable Waste Transfer Station Disposal Unacceptable Wastes
Household In containers Same as above
Wood/wood products/cardboard In burning pit Plus paint & hazardous waste
Tires, Metal, Applicances In designated locations E waste
NOTE:A number of the unacceptable wastes will be accepted at the Vermilion Landfill.

All construction waste must be taken to the Vermilion Waste Transfer Site.

LIST OF PRODUCTS ACCEPTED AT LIMITED SITES

(VERMILION, KITSCOTY, MARWAYNE, PARADISE VALLEY, DEWBERRY) 

  1. E-Waste (computers, computer peripherals, televisions, printers)
  2. Used Paint and Paint cans up to 23 litre size   
  3. Small Household Hazardous Waste

SOME THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW

  1. There is no charge for any of the above products to rate payers within the region.
  2. Contractors within the region must use the Vermilion Transfer Site for their waste and the charge is $90/mT for those located within the region.
  3. Large amounts of building materials such as shingles and siding  should be taken to the Vermilion Transfer Site.  There is no charge for rate payers for building materials as long as they are from personal dwellings.
  4. As of May 1, 2011 we are asking all those who bring vinyl siding into Vermilion must have the pieces cut in four foot lengths.  This includes both contractors and rate payers.

A tipping fee will apply to users who are not residents of the County of Vermilion River or the Town of Vermilion.