Transfer Station

The Town Transfer Station is open from 8:00am to 4:00pm, closed for lunch from 12:00pm-1:00pm Monday thru Friday. It is located on Home Road at the East end of Town. Please purchase a pass at the town office prior to going to the transfer station. A pass for single time use is $20.00, plus GST.

The Transfer Station Accepts

  • Household Garbage
  • White Metals
  • Household Appliances

Burn Pit

The Town Burn Pit is accessible to residents during business hours by calling 956-3884 or 956-1702 to set up a time to drop off burnables.

The Burn Pit Accepts

  • Grass and Weeds
  • Leaves and Tree Pruning
  • Small amounts of Brush and fallen trees
  • Wooden materials, which do not contain wood preservative, clay, muskeg or topsoil


However the Town does provide residents with the opportunity to rid their homes of hazardous materials every second year. The next hazard waste day is to be determined at a later date.

Examples of Hazardous waste are:

  • Abrasive cleansers
  • Acetone
  • Aerosol paints and sprays
  • Air fresheners (aerosol)
  • All-purpose cleaners (solvent-based)
  • Ammonia
  • Ant/wasp spray
  • Antifreeze
  • Auto body filler
  • Barbeque starters
  • Bleach
  • Brake and transmission fluid
  • Butane refills
  • Carbon tetrachloride
  • Car (lead-acid) batteries
  • Car waxes and polishes (solvent and water based)
  • Contact cement
  • Degreasers (petroleum based)
  • Disinfectants
  • Drain cleaners
  • Fabric softeners
  • Floor wax strippers
  • Fungicides
  • Furniture polishes and waxes
  • Gasoline
  • Glass cleaners
  • Glues (solvent and water based)
  • Hair coloring
  • Hair perm solutions
  • Hair sprays (aerosol)
  • Insecticides
  • Kerosene
  • Laundry starch
  • Laundry stain removers
  • Lighter fluid
  • Liquid cleansers
  • Lye
  • Mildew removers
  • Muriatic acid
  • Nail polish and remover
  • Oven cleaners
  • Paint thinners and strippers
  • Paints (oil and water based)
  • Photographic chemicals
  • Propane gas cylinders
  • Rechargeable Batteries
  • Rubbing alcohol
  • Rug and upholstery cleaners (both water and solvent based)
  • Rust removers
  • Septic tank degreaser
  • Shoe polish
  • Silver and brass polish
  • Solvents, turpentine, varnish, lacquers
  • Spot removers
  • Spa and pool chemicals
  • Toilet cleaners
  • Tub and tile cleaners
  • Used oil (where recycling not available)
  • Weed killers
  • Windshield washer solution containing methyl alcohol
  • Wood preservatives