GARBAGE & RECYCLING

Waste Management Sites

 

Ward 3 (Oak River)

SUMMER HOURS ( April 15th to October 14th )

Tuesday 9am – 12pm
Thursday 3pm – 8pm
Saturday 10am – 5pm

WINTER HOURS ( October 15th – April 14th)

Tuesday 9am – 12pm
Thursday 1pm – 4pm
Saturday 10am – 2pm

DIRECTIONS: 4 miles Northeast of Oak River. From Oak River, head 2 miles North on PR 354 and 2 miles East on road 79N. Located on the NW ¼ of 1-14-22W.

Ward 1 & 2 (Rapid City)

SUMMER HOURS ( April 15th to October 14th )

Monday 3pm – 6pm
Wednesday 3pm – 6pm
Saturday 10am – 12pm       &      1pm – 5pm

WINTER HOURS ( October 15th – April 14)

Wednesday 1pm – 5pm
Saturday 10am – 12pm        &     1pm – 5pm

DIRECTIONS: 3/4 mile North of Rapid City (over the bridge). From the junction of Highway 24 and PR 270 in Rapid City) head 1/2 a mile North on Highway 24, turn left/West at the top of the hill by the Rapid City Landfill sign and travel approximately a 1/4 mile west down the road.

The LUD of Rapid City has curbside pickup for both garbage and recycling provided by Municipal Waste Management. Please click the link to see the 2022 Collection Schedule

LUD of Oak River & Cardale Garbage Collection By-Law |  VIEW BYLAW 2020-2

LUD of Rapid City Garbage Collection By-Law | VIEW BYLAW 2020-3

Dumpster Locations

Oak River has 2 recycling bins and one garbage dumpster, located on South Railway Street beside the Carwash.

Rapid City has recycling bins located at the corner of 3rd Avenue and 4th Street.

Cardale has a recycling shed and garbage dumpsters, located on the North Side of Second Avenue North, the Southeast corner of the baseball diamonds.

Basswood has a recycling bin and garbage dumpster, located across from the Community Hall

Recycling Guide

IMPORTANT! Please only recycle what is listed in the guide, wash out food and beverage containers and do not place bags of recycling in the bins. Recycling is to be emptied loose into bins.
MWM drivers inspect the contents of the recycling bins and may not empty a container if it is contaminated with non-recyclables.

Accepted Recycling:

  • Printed Paper: newspapers, magazines, flyers and home office paper
  • Glass bottles and jars: Clear and coloured jars & bottles
  • Cardboard and boxboard: Cereal boxes, cardboard boxes and cardboard tubes
  • Steel food & beverage containers: Soup cans & pet food tins
  • Aluminum food & beverage containers: Soft drink cans
  • Cartons: Milk cartons & juice boxes
  • Plastic Containers: Plastic bottles & jars, laundry jugs & yogurt tubs (#1-7 plastics)

Not Accepted Recycling:

  • Black plastics
  • Foam packaging
  • Aluminum foil, pie plates & trays
  • Food waste
  • Dishes & ceramics
  • Paper towels, tissues & napkins
  • Plastic cutlery
  • Take out beverage containers & cups

Appliance Recycling Program
The Efficiency Manitoba Appliance Recycling program offers in-home pick-up of your old working fridge and/or freezer. Get a $30 rebate for each appliance.

Recycle. Get a Rebate. Feel Great. Find out if your appliance qualifies. 

Consumer Batteries and Cell Phones

Drop off your used batteries and cell phones in the Call2Recycling drop boxes located in the lobby of the Oak River and Rapid City offices.  All batteries and cell phones, regardless of their size, model or age, are accepted.