Town of Wynyard

Disposal Site

Town of Wynyard

Notice

Solid Waste Disposal – Locations, Operating Hours and Fees

 

 

Residential Weekly Pick-up (Garbage Truck):

-Effective Aug 16,2017 the Town of Wynyard Staff will pick up 2 receptacles of Residential Domestic Waste (Household Garbage) only, per week from each dwelling, weighing not more than 23Kg (50lbs.) each, with the Garbage truck.

-Additional Receptacles will be picked at an additional fee.

-Town Staff will NOT pick-up grass and leaves, branches and wood, steel, rocks and cement blocks or, Hazardous Waste Materials with the Garbage Truck.

 

-Arrangements for extra pickups can be made by contacting the Town Office.

 

Commercial Solid Waste (Garbage Truck):

Effective Aug 16,2017 the Town of Wynyard Staff will pick up 8 receptacles of Commercial Solid Waste only, per week from each business, weighing not more than 23Kg (50lbs.) each, with the Garbage truck.

-Additional Receptacles will be picked at an additional fee.

 

-Town Staff will NOT pick-up grass and leaves, branches and wood, steel, rocks and cement blocks or, Hazardous Waste Materials with the Garbage Truck.

 

-Arrangements for extra pickups can be made by contacting the Town Office.

 

Wynyard Transfer Station (former Landfill):

-Open Wednesday & Saturday (2pm – 6pm)

-Will Accept: Clean wood (untreated, unpainted), Cement and, Metal (Washers, Dryers, Stoves, Bicycles, Lawn mowers, Scrap Metal, Etc.) ONLY.

-Units powered by Engines will only be accepted if all Engine fluids (Gas, Diesel, Oil, and Antifreeze) have been removed.

-Refrigerators and Freezers will be accepted only if Freon has been properly removed and unit is labelled as such.

 

-Rates have not yet changed, and do apply to ALL materials accepted by the transfer station;

*Each load up to a ½ ton truck:  $10.00

*1- ton Truck                                                      $20.00

*3- ton Truck                                                      $30.00

*Tandem axle truck                                        $ 50.00

*Semi- truck                                                      $75.00

-Users of the Transfer Station can purchase “Landfill Coupons” at the Town Office prior to taking their refuse to the Transfer Station.

-Arrangements for custom pickups of accepted materials, can be made by contacting the Town Office. Cost is dependent on the amount of refuse.

*Minimum Charge is $20.00 tipping fee + Equipment rates per hour + Labour per hour+ taxes.

*For mixed or non-separated loads, of accepted materials, which require an operator to sort and place

into the proper designated areas, the following surcharge will be applied to the regular fee listed above:

  1. A) Vehicles up to and including the size of a 3-ton truck $40.00
  2. B) Vehicles larger than a 3-ton Truck $80.00

-For Custom Loads of General Wastes (Household Garbage) or Construction waste, Please Contact a private company to haul these Loads to an outside Landfill.

 

Recycle Centre (102-1st St. East):

-Open Monday thru Friday (8am – 5pm)

-After hours drop off available in the proper outdoor bins located at the Recycle Center.

-Residential pick-up is available on the last Wednesday of each month. Items must be clean, properly packaged for ease of handling, easily identifiable as recyclables and, placed next to your garbage stand prior to 8am on the day of pickup.

-Will Accept: Flattened Cardboard, Newspapers, Magazines, phone books, catalogues, CLEAN tin cans, CLEAN, Clear glass jars without lids.

– Will NOT Accept: Soiled items, Waxy Cardboard, Plastic Containers.

*Plastic Containers may soon be accepted.

 

ECO Centre (102-1st St. East):

-Open Monday through Friday (8am – 5pm)

-Contact Recycle Centre Operator for assistance or large quantities.

-After hours drop off available

-Will Accept: Used oils (Motor, transmission, hydraulic, gear, etc.), Used oil filters, Used fuel filters, Anti-freeze, Oil, anti-freeze and DEF Containers (jugs, and Pails).

-Will NOT Accept: Used Grease tubes, Oil soaked rags, Used Petroleum Absorbing Products (Mats, Pads, Granular Absorbents), Cooking Oil.

 

Sarcan (101 Bosworth St.):

-Open Monday through Thursday (8am – 6pm) (No large orders after 5pm)

-Will Accept:

*Beverage Containers (Pop & beer cans, Plastic pop bottles, Plastic juice bottles, Juice boxes, Glass beer bottles, Glass & plastic liquor bottles, Milk jugs and cartons, etc.)

*Used Electronics (Computers, printers, TV’s, Home & auto audio systems, Portable audio systems, Home Phone systems)

*Left over Paints & Stains.

-For more information go to www.sarcan.ca or contact your local Sarcan Depot.

 

Compost (405 Ave A West):

-Compost Sight is open 24/7 for personal drop off.

-Will Accept: Grass clippings, Sod, Leaves, Garden refuse. (All bags and containers must be emptied and remove from the sight.)

-Will NOT Accept: Trees and Branches, Wood chips, Bags or boxes, Table scraps, Dead animals.