Garbage & Recycling

The Town of Minnedosa provides curbside collection of garbage and recycling weekly for residential areas. Recycling and Garbage is to be placed at the curb by 8:00 a.m. on the day of pick up.

Recycling Collection Routes –“Blue Bag Program”

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
North of River South of River

Residential Garage Collection Routes

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
North End includes Brandon area & Cabin area South East including Bison Hills South West

Accepted Recycling – Please use “Blue Bags”

Cardboardno pizza boxes, food or oil contaminated.
Tetra Pakwaxed covered containers.
Box Boardpaper egg cartons, paper bags, cereal boxes, etc.
Paperwhite office paper – loose or shredded, newsprint, magazines, catalogues, telephone directories. No Christmas wrap.
Tin Cansrinsed – labels don’t need to be removed.
Plasticplastic bottles & containers – rinse, flatten, remove tops. Plastic must have triangle symbol & number to be recycled. No engine oil containers & pesticide containers.
Glassbottles and jars only (package separately). No window glass, dishes, or plate glass.
Styrofoamis not recycled.
Alluminum Containers

**Please No Food Products**

Collection services provided by Ken Cameron – 867-7392

Accepted at Regional Landfill

Tires, Used Oil Containers, Pesticide Containers, Metal (Freon containing appliances to have Freon properly removed before drop off or be subject to a removal fee), Household, Hazardous Waste (paint, cleaning supplies, etc.)

Accepted at Compost Site

Grass, Leaves, Garden Waste, Branches – Please remove bags & reuse where possible. DO NOT PUT GARBAGE BAGS OR OTHER GARBAGE IN THE COMPOST PILES. To help stop the spread of Dutch Elm Disease, take all elm trimmings to compost area and place on a separate elm pile.

The Minnedosa compost site is now located west of Minnedosa on PR #355 approximately 1.8 km from the Highway #10 & PR 355 intersection. There is signage. Click here to view a google map showing location.

Evergreen Environmental Technologies Inc.

The Regional Waste Facility known as Evergreen Environmental Technologies Inc. is located 14 km east of Minnedosa on Highway #16 and 4 km south on P.R. #466

Phone: 204-867-7161

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Saturday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

**All Loads Must Be Tarped**

Tipping Fees

Tipping fees are in place for all construction and demolition waste taken to Evergreen Environmental Technologies. For loads 299 kg and under there is no charge. For loads 300 kg and over the rate is $75.75/tonne plus an admin fee to be billed once a month. Penalty of 2% is levied after the due date. For more detailed information, please click on the link below.

Construction and Demolition Policy

Bylaw re: Garbage Levy

To contact the Town of Minnedosa, click here.