The Town of Niverville’s compost site is now closed for the season.
Residents are reminded that open fires are not permitted for burning yard waste or other materials.
On collection day please remember the following:
Prepare It – All acceptable recyclable materials must fit into the container and the lid MUST close or the recycling cart will not be emptied. NO EXTRA MATERIAL WILL BE COLLECTED. Do not jam or pack items into your cart, items must fall freely from the cart into the truck.
Place It – Place your cart on the street with the wheels against the curb, with at least 3 feet of clearance between the cart and any obstacles. If you do not have a curb, place just off the roadway on the shoulder. Carts MUST be out by 8:00 a.m. on your collection day.
Park It – By 11:59 p.m. on your collection day, your cart must be removed from the street and returned to its storage location near your building.
To view By-Law 775-17 click HERE
**Please note: Hazardous and industrial waste (including cooking oil) are not acceptable materials in either the waste or recycling carts.
Garbage Collection System
Waste and Recycling Management By-law 775-17
Garbage/Recycling must be put out by 8:00 am on Thursday mornings to ensure pickup. In the event that there is a holiday that falls on a Thursday. , please check the website for the alternate collection date.
If you are aware that Town snow clearing equipment may be out clearing snow on a garbage/recycling pick up day, please place garbage and recycling bins on your driveway rather than the side of the road.
Acceptable Material for Recycling Pickup – could there be an image?
Aluminium beverage cans and tin cans – rinse, remove labels and flatten if possible
Paper – newspapers, flyers, books, magazines, office paper, phone books, wrapping paper
Cardboard – please flatten boxes
Milk Cartons – empty, rinse & flatten
Tetra-pak juice boxes – empty, rinse & flatten
Glass & jars – please rinse and remove all caps (no broken glass)
Plastics – remove all caps and rinse containers (1, 2, 5, & 7)
Waste Transfer Site
Niverville Council recognizes that there may be occasions when residents have additional household waste that they would like to personally remove. A waste transfer site is located approximately one kilometre north on Sixth Avenue North (Bristal Hauling). Current hours and drop-off fees can be found here.
Hazardous Waste Disposal
The City of Steinbach has opened a permanent hazardous waste facility at the Landfill (104 Hanover Road E) which permits Niverville and area residents to drop off residential quantities of hazardous waste year-round. (Note: Commercial business’ will be turned away.) All hazardous material brought to the site must be in sealed, original, clearly labelled containers. (i.e. NO “mystery” liquids in ice cream pails)
Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Saturday, 9 am – 4 pm
If you have a question about HHWD or would like more information, please contact Eldon Wallman at 204.346.6532 or e-mail email@example.com.
Items collected at the new facility include:
- Disinfectants, bleach, ammonia, abrasive powders, mildew & rust removers
- Kerosene, lighter fluid
- Paint, spray paint, lacquers, solvents, turpentine, epoxies, acrylics, wood preservatives, furniture polish / wax
- Hair dyes, hair sprays, medicine, polish remover
- All batteries
- Fluorescent and CFL bulbs
- Household cleaners: window, toilet, oven, drain, all-purpose, rug, upholstery, septic tank
- Mothballs, rodent poison, ant & wasp spray, insecticides, fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides
Automotive: car batteries, waxes, polishes, antifreeze, gasoline, brake & transmission fluid