Garbage & Recycling
The Town of Calmar's waste is trucked to County of Leduc Regional Landfill, which is located 4km East of Leduc on Rollyview Road.
Phone: 986 - 4202
Collection day is every Thursday
FACTS ABOUT GARBAGE CARTS:
* The carts are property of Evergreen Ecological Services. They stay with the home where they are delivered.
* Carts should not be damaged/modified in any way, including adding a lock.
* The carts can hold the equiivalent of 3-4 garbage bags.
The Town of Calmar is proud to offer the Blue Bag recycling program for the residents of Calmar and area.
Residents are encouraged to recycle, compost and/or mulch.
Blue Bag Pickup is every other Monday at the CurbSide(front yard)
We are currently accepting the following products for recycling in the Blue Bag:
- Computer Paper
- Mixed paper
- Tin cans
- Glass jars
- Colored plastic
- Plastic Milk jugs (At Bob's Bottle Return)
Please aid in the efficiency of the recycling process by sorting, flattening and cleaning the products.
For more information contact the Town Office 780-985-3604
Bobs Bottle Return, 4912-50th Ave., accepts all bottles and cans. They also accept all liquid milk product containers. Please "swish & squish" your containers. Phone 985 - 2155 for further details.
Other Recycling Programs
Collection runs from May through October.
Clippings must be placed in clear plastic bags, in the front yard; they will not be collected if not in specified bags and location.
Pick up day is every Monday.
Laser & Inkjet Cartridges / Rechargeable Batteries
Drop boxes for both are located at the Town Office.
Spring & Fall Clean-Ups
Spring Clean Up runs in May: the week before Victoria Day. Fall Clean Up runs in October: the week before Thanksgiving to the Friday of that week. For both clean-ups please note that we DO NOT TAKE concrete, tires, propane bottles, appliances, automotive parts, paint, oil, antifreeze or chemicals. Maximum pick-up: 1 tonne per residence. Branches to be bundled in 3-foot bundles; also, please put metal in a separate pile.
An Electronics Recycling collection day is held after Spring Clean-Up week. We accept many items such as but not limited to TVs, VCRs, hard drives, monitors, telephones, cell phones, radios, and fax machines. For more information contact the Town Office.