News Flash

Red Deer County News

Posted on: May 7, 2018

Recycling Facilities in Red Deer County

Recycling.jpg

There are a number of locations throughout Red Deer County where you can recycle various materials.
• Horn Hill, Gaetz Creek, Yankee Flats, Innisfail Waste Transfer Facilities
• Pine Lake Race Trac Gas Station: Corner of Highway 42 and Highway 816
• Benalto: Entrance road to the Rodeo Grounds off of 50 Avenue
• Delburne: West off Range Road 233
• Elnora: 220 Queen Street

Household Hazardous Waste:
The Horn Hill Waste Transfer Station has a Household Hazardous Waste Building that accepts materials year round. Acceptable household hazardous materials can be brought to the facility during normal business hours at no cost. Household hazardous waste materials only, no commercial or industrial loads will be accepted.

Pesticide Containers:
Empty agricultural based pesticide containers can be brought to the Horn Hill Waste Transfer Station, rear round; during regular operating hours at no cost. Containers must be completely empty, triple rinsed and punctured in order to be accepted.

Electronic Waste:
Electronic Waste is accepted at the Horn Hill Waste Transfer Station at no cost. Only items on the Alberta Recycling Management Authority electronic waste acceptable items list will be accepted under this program. Other electronic items which are not on the list can be accepted but as part of the normal waste stream at which the going scale rate will apply to the cost of disposal. Visit www.albertarecycling.ca for an up-to-date list of acceptable electronic items.

Scrap Tires:
Scrap tires are accepted at the Horn Hill Waste Transfer Station, Gaetz Creek Waste Transfer Station, and Yankee Flats Waste Transfer Station at no cost. Tires must be removed from the rim prior to delivery.

Scrap Metal, Fridges, Freezers and White Goods:
These scrap metal related items are accepted at the Horn Hill Waste Transfer Station, Gaetz Creek and Yankee Flats. Applicable fees will apply.

Twine Bale
Twine will now be accepted at Horn Hill Waste Transfer Station, Gaetz Creek Waste Transfer Station and Yankee Flats Waste Transfer Station at no charge.

Material can be placed in clearly marked bins at any of these sites during regular operating hours. Ask the site attendant for directions and for more information about the program.

Yearly Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste Roundup:
In addition to the facilities at the Horn Hill Waste Transfer Station, a yearly roundup for household hazardous waste and electronic waste are conducted in various parts of the County.

Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in Red Deer County News

Assessment - Subdivisions.jpg

Assessment Inspection Notice

Posted on: May 17, 2018
Farmland For Sale (2)

Farmland For Sale

Posted on: May 17, 2018
Great Neighbours.jpg

Spark Grants

Posted on: May 16, 2018
Rural Beautification 2016.jpg

2018 Rural Beautification Program

Posted on: May 16, 2018
Green Acreages - Painting.jpg

The Importance Of Native Plants

Posted on: May 15, 2018
Barn (1)

Farm Building FAQ

Posted on: May 15, 2018
Protective Services Logo.jpg

Wireless Public Alerting

Posted on: May 14, 2018
Environmental Farm Plan.jpg

Environmental Farm Planning FAQ #3

Posted on: May 11, 2018
Community Facility Grants.jpg

Community Halls In Red Deer County

Posted on: May 11, 2018
Well Shock (1)

Shock Chlorinating Your Well

Posted on: May 10, 2018
Sprayer Tank

Rental Sprayer Program

Posted on: May 9, 2018
Logo.jpg

Council Committees/Boards

Posted on: May 9, 2018
Day Use Area (1)

A-Soo-Wuh-Um Day Use Park

Posted on: May 8, 2018
Invasive Species.jpg

Clean, Drain, Dry Your Boat

Posted on: May 8, 2018
Ag Services Year In Review.jpg

Ag Producer Updates

Posted on: May 7, 2018
Environmental Farm Plan.jpg

Environmental Farm Plan Workshops

Posted on: April 27, 2018
Barbed Wire Recycling.jpg

BARBED WIRE RECYCLING

Posted on: April 27, 2018
Emergency Kit

Three Steps To Emergency Preparedness

Posted on: April 26, 2018
Mandatory Water Conservation.jpg

MANDATORY WATER CONSERVATION

Posted on: April 26, 2018
Fill.jpg

Need Fill?

Posted on: April 25, 2018
Leaky Loo.jpg

Save Water, Fix A Leak

Posted on: April 24, 2018
Twine

Twine Is Now Accepted At Horn Hill

Posted on: April 23, 2018