Tag : Holiday 2017

Christmas Holiday Garbage Pick up Schedule 2017

District of Sparwood Public Works Department

2017 Holiday Hours and Information

Closed:  December 25th and 26th/17

and January 1st/18

Household Garbage Collection

All garbage normally picked up on Monday December 25th, 2017 and Tuesday December 26th, 2017 will be picked up on Wednesday December 27th, 2017.  All garbage normally picked up on Monday January 1st, 2018 will be picked up on Tuesday January 2nd, 2018.  PLEASE HAVE YOUR GARBAGE SET OUT BY 8:00 A.M. There are no limits on number of garbage CANS from December 18th to January 12th however ALL CANS must have a tight-fitting lid and weigh less than 50 lbs. A reminder that cardboard is banned from the landfill site and must not be put out with your household refuse. Christmas wrapping “paper” (not foil) can be recycled. All uncontaminated cardboard must be RECYCLED.


Discarding Christmas Trees

You may drop off your old Christmas trees at either compost sites in Sparwood.

The District will provide pick up service for those who are unable to drop them off.  Leave the tree at your curb for pickup anytime up to January 12th, 2018.  Please ensure that you have removed the tinsel before discarding tree.  For further information, please contact the Public Works Department at 250-425-7760.

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Upcoming Community Events:

  • start Oct 17, 2018, 6:00 PM - end Oct 17, 2018, 8:30 PM
    The public is invited to the fourth annual EMC public meeting on October 17 in Elkford. Attendees can learn more about the environmental monitoring programs required by Permit 107517 and the data collected in the region. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions about the work that has been completed in the past year.
  • start Oct 23, 2018, 7:00 PM - end Oct 23, 2018, 9:00 PM
    If you’re involved in youth sport, you’re invited to attend one of the upcoming community meetings and learn more about the opportunities available through Basin PLAYS.