Eckville - Transfer Site

NOTICE:

Effective July 1st 2020, all LRWSC Transfer Sites will require residents who are accessing the facilities, to present a "proof of residency" to our attendants by showing a utility bill, Lacombe County property tax notice, or a driver's license with a physical/mailing address. The following mailing addresses are NOT acceptable as proof of residency:

Blackfalds PO Box # (require physical address)

Eckville PO Box # (require physical address)

Alix PO Box # (require physical address)

RR#3 Lacombe (require physical address)

RR#1, 3, & 4 Eckville (require physical address)

Photographs of utility bills/tax notices on a smart phone will be accepted, provided that the attendant can read the information while maintaining social distancing (photos of Blue Sign addresses are not accepted)

  Verification of residency will be visually confirmed by the attendants and no personal information will be recorded.  This information is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

After July 1st 2020, all residential loads that cannot show proof of residency within the County of Lacombe will be turned away.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our legitimate rate paying residents, however, we are trying to eliminate any out of county residents (non contributing member) from utilizing our sites.

 

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday & Wednesday 9:00am- 4:45pm

Saturday 8:00am- 11:45am

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CLOSED:

July 1

November 11

December 26

  

Note: All Sites are closed on the following statutory holidays

New Years Day                 Family Day

Good Friday                     Easter Monday

Remembrance Day           Victoria Day

Thanksgiving Day            Canada Day

Christmas Day                 Civic Day

Boxing Day                     Labour Day

Christmas Floater

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE

 

As of August 14, 2018, this Transfer site will be the new collection site for all appliances and water coolers for Eckville Area residents within Lacombe County.

 

The Town of Eckville will no longer collect these items, but will continue to sell the appropriate stickers.

 

Any appliance or water cooler must have the appropriate sticker attached before it can be accepted at this Transfer Site. Stickers are to be purchased at the Eckville Town Office during business hours. Appliances can not be unloaded without approval of the Site Operator.

 

FEES

 

Appliances containing refrigerant, including fridges, coolers, freezers, and small A/C units - $40.00

 

Appliances without refrigerant, including stoves, washers and dryers, water coolers and RV fridges - $10.00

 

Accepted Waste

Due to limited quantities (less than 499 kg) being accepted at this transfer station, there is no charge for any waste disposed of at this site, other than appliances. Please note that any loads over 499 kg are required to be taken to the Prentiss Transfer Site.

Household Waste ( compactor)

Wood, metal and dry rubble (only quantities less then 499 kg accepted)

Batteries, propane tanks and automotive filters, empty oil containers

Agricultural chemical containers and eWaste are now accepted at Eckville transfer site.

 

Prohibited Waste

White goods without sticker, wood, metal or dry rubble in quantities over 499 kg. This must be transported to the Prentiss site.

Used oil,  liquid paint, carcasses, bio-medical waste, asphalt shingles, grain seeds, manure, feed, asbestos, explosives, hot burn barrels, radio-active material

Any waste that in the judgment of the site operator should be rejected by reason of:

Unknown content that may be a hazard 

Type of material, etc.

House Hazardous Materials

THE SITE OPERATOR HAS THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY LOAD

 

Transfer Site Location

Alix / Mirror - Transfer Site

NOTICE:

 

Alix/Mirror Transfer Station will be closed September 8th to 18th for repairs - Please take waste to the Prentiss Transfer Station during this time.  The Prentiss Transfer Station is open Mon-Sat 9:00am to 4:45pm.  Alix/Mirror Transfer Station will reopen for regular hours Saturday September 19th at 9:00am.

 

Effective July 1st 2020, all LRWSC Transfer Sites will require residents who are accessing the facilities, to present a "proof of residency" to our attendants by showing a utility bill, Lacombe County property tax notice, or a driver's license with a physical/mailing address. The following mailing addresses are NOT acceptable as proof of residency:

Blackfalds PO Box # (require physical address)

Eckville PO Box # (require physical address)

Alix PO Box # (require physical address)

RR#3 Lacombe (require physical address)

RR#1, 3, & 4 Eckville (require physical address)

Photographs of utility bills/tax notices on a smart phone will be accepted, provided that the attendant can read the information while maintaining social distancing (photos of Blue Sign addresses are not accepted)

  Verification of residency will be visually confirmed by the attendants and no personal information will be recorded.  This information is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

After July 1st 2020, all residential loads that cannot show proof of residency within the County of Lacombe will be turned away.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our legitimate rate paying residents, however, we are trying to eliminate any out of county residents (non contributing member) from utilizing our sites.  

 

Hours of Operation:

Thursday, Friday & Saturday 9:00 am- 4:45 pm

Phone: (403) 788-2365

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CLOSED:

April 10

December 24, 25, & 26

December 31 @ 2:00pm

January 1 

 

Note: All Sites are closed on the following statutory holidays

New Years Day                  Family Day

Good Friday                      Easter Monday

Remembrance Day            Victoria Day

Thanksgiving Day              Canada Day

Christmas Day                  Civic Day

Boxing Day                       Labour Day

Christmas floater (December 27 for 2019)

 

Accepted Waste

Due to limited quantities (less than 499 kg) being accepted at this transfer station, there is no charge for any waste disposed of at this site. Please note that any loads over 499 kg are required to be taken to the Prentiss Transfer Site.

Household Waste ( compactor)

Wood, metal and dry rubble (only quantities less then 499 kg accepted)

Batteries, propane tanks and automotive filters

Agricultural chemical containers and eWaste are now accepted at Alix / Mirror Transfer Site

 

Prohibited Waste

White goods, wood, metal or dry rubble in quantities over 499 kg. This must be transported to the Prentiss site.

Used oil, appliances, liquid paint, carcasses, bio-medical waste, asphalt shingles, grain, seeds, manure, feed, asbestos, explosives, hot burn barrels, radio-active material

Any waste that in the judgment of the site operator should be rejected by reason of:

Unknown content that may be a hazard 

Type of material, etc.

House Hazardous Materials

THE SITE OPERATOR HAS THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY LOAD

 

Transfer Site Location

 

 

Bentley - Transfer Site

NOTICE:

 

The Bentley Transfer Site will be open to accommodate residents while repairs to the Eckville Site are being completed August 18, 19, 22, 25, and 26th 9:00am to 4:45.  Bentley Transfer Site will be open regular hours on its normal days of operation.  

Effective July 1st 2020, all LRWSC Transfer Sites will require residents who are accessing the facilities, to present a "proof of residency" to our attendants by showing a utility bill, Lacombe County property tax notice, or a driver's license with a physical/mailing address. The following mailing addresses are NOT acceptable as proof of residency:

Blackfalds PO Box # (require physical address)

Eckville PO Box # (require physical address)

Alix PO Box # (require physical address)

RR#3 Lacombe (require physical address)

RR#1, 3, & 4 Eckville (require physical address)

Photographs of utility bills/tax notices on a smart phone will be accepted, provided that the attendant can read the information while maintaining social distancing (photos of Blue Sign addresses are not accepted)

  Verification of residency will be visually confirmed by the attendants and no personal information will be recorded.  This information is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

After July 1st 2020, all residential loads that cannot show proof of residency within the County of Lacombe will be turned away.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our legitimate rate paying residents, however, we are trying to eliminate any out of county residents (non contributing member) from utilizing our sites.

Hours of Operation

 

Thursday & Friday 9:00 am- 4:45 pm

Saturday 1:00 pm- 4:45 pm

Phone: (403) 748-3961

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CLOSED:

April 10

December 24, 25 & 26

December 31 @ 2:00pm

January 1

 

Note: All Sites are closed on the following statutory holidays

New Years Day                       Family Day

Good Friday                           Easter Monday

Remembrance Day                 Victoria Day

Thanksgiving Day                  Canada Day

Christmas Day                       Civic Day

Boxing Day                            Labour Day

Christmas floater  ( December 27 for 2019)

 

Accepted Waste

Due to limited quantities (less than 499 kg) being accepted at this transfer station, there is no charge for any waste disposed of at this site. Please note that any loads over 499 kg are required to be taken to the Prentiss Transfer Site.

Household Waste ( compactor)

Wood, metal and dry rubble (only quantities less then 499 kg accepted)

Batteries, propane tanks and automotive filters, empty oil containers

 

Prohibited Waste

White goods, wood, metal or dry rubble in quantities over 499 kg. This must be transported to the Prentiss site.

Used oil, appliances, liquid paint, carcasses, bio-medical waste, asphalt shingles, grain, seeds, manure, feed, asbestos, explosives, hot burn barrels, radio-active material.

Any waste that in the judgment of the site operator should be rejected by reason of:

Unknown content that may be a hazard 

Type of material, etc.

House Hazardous Materials

THE SITE OPERATOR HAS THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY LOAD

 

Transfer Site Location

 

Spruceville - Transfer Site

 

 NOTICE:

 Effective July 1st 2020, all LRWSC Transfer Sites will require residents who are accessing the facilities, to present a "proof of residency" to our attendants by showing a utility bill, Lacombe County property tax notice, or a driver's license with a physical/mailing address. The following mailing addresses are NOT acceptable as proof of residency:

Blackfalds PO Box # (require physical address)

Eckville PO Box # (require physical address)

Alix PO Box # (require physical address)

RR#3 Lacombe (require physical address)

RR#1, 3, & 4 Eckville (require physical address)

Photographs of utility bills/tax notices on a smart phone will be accepted, provided that the attendant can read the information while maintaining social distancing (photos of Blue Sign addresses are not accepted)

  Verification of residency will be visually confirmed by the attendants and no personal information will be recorded.  This information is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

After July 1st 2020, all residential loads that cannot show proof of residency within the County of Lacombe will be turned away.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our legitimate rate paying residents, however, we are trying to eliminate any out of county residents (non contributing member) from utilizing our sites. 

 

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday & Wednesday 9:00 am- 4:45 pm  

Saturday 8:30 am- 12:15 pm

Phone: (403) 782-2828

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CLOSED:

July 1

November 11

December 26

  

Note: All Sites are closed on the following statutory holidays

New Years Day                         Family Day

Good Friday                             Easter Monday

Remembrance Day                   Victoria Day

Thanksgiving Day                     Canada Day

Christmas Day                         Civic Day

Boxing Day                             Labour Day

Christmas floater (for 2019, December 27)

 

 

Accepted Waste

Due to limited quantities (less than 499 kg) being accepted at this transfer station, there is no charge for any waste disposed of at this site. Please note that any loads over 499 kg are required to be taken to the Prentiss Transfer Site.

Household Waste ( compactor)

Wood(in very small amounts may be accepted by the operator), metal and dry rubble (only quantities less then 499 kg accepted)

Batteries, propane tanks and automotive filters, empty oil containers, scrap tires

 

Prohibited Waste

White goods, wood, metal or dry rubble in quantities over 499 kg. This must be transported to the Prentiss site.

Used oil, appliances, asphalt shingles, liquid paint, carcasses, bio-medical waste, grain, seeds, manure, feed, asbestos, explosives, hot burn barrels, radio-active material.

Any waste that in the judgment of the site operator should be rejected by reason of:

Unknown content that may be a hazard 

Type of material, etc.

House Hazardous Materials

THE SITE OPERATOR HAS THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY LOAD

 

Transfer Site Location

 

 

 

Prentiss - Transfer Site

Effective July 1st 2020, all LRWSC Transfer Sites will require residents who are accessing the facilities, to present a "proof of residency" to our attendants by showing a utility bill, Lacombe County property tax notice, or a driver's license with a physical/mailing address. The following mailing addresses are NOT acceptable as proof of residency:

Blackfalds PO Box # (require physical address)

Eckville PO Box # (require physical address)

Alix PO Box # (require physical address)

RR#3 Lacombe (require physical address)

RR#1, 3, & 4 Eckville (require physical address)

Photographs of utility bills/tax notices on a smart phone will be accepted, provided that the attendant can read the information while maintaining social distancing (photos of Blue Sign addresses are not accepted)

  Verification of residency will be visually confirmed by the attendants and no personal information will be recorded.  This information is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

After July 1st 2020, all residential loads that cannot show proof of residency within the County of Lacombe will be turned away.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our legitimate rate paying residents, however, we are trying to eliminate any out of county residents (non contributing member) from utilizing our sites.

 

Hours of Operation:

 

Prentiss- Transfer Site

Monday through Saturday 9:00 am - 4:45 pm

Phone: (403) 782-5300

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CLOSED:

February 17

April 10 & 13

May 18

July 1

August 3

September 7

October 12

November 11

December 24, 25 & 26

December 31 @ 2:00 pm

January 1

 

NOTE: All Sites are closed on the following statutory holidays

New Years Day                        Labour Day

Family day                              Thanksgiving Day

Good Friday                            Remembrance Day

Easter Monday                        Christmas Day

Victoria Day                            Boxing Day

Canada Day                            Christmas Floater

Civic Day

 

 

Accepted Waste

Household waste (compactor), NO CHARGE

Wood, metal, dry rubble, concrete, asphalt shingles

0-499 kg        No Charge

500-1000 kg   $40.00

1000 + kg      $40.00/ tonne

Shingles         $50.00/ tonne (clean load, see FEES & ACCOUNTS) (Effective Jan 1. 2020 shingle charges will be $75.00/ tonne.)

 

Batteries, propane tanks, tires, used oil, automotive filters, agricultural chemical jugs and antifreeze. NO CHARGE

Hot water tanks, stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers, water coolers and RV fridges. $10.00 CHARGE

Fridges, deep freezes, and air conditioners that are not certified Freon removed. $40.00 CHARGE

eWaste and Household Hazardous Waste facilities

Compost material, grass clippings and garden waste

 

Prohibited Waste

Carcasses, bio-medical waste, bulk liquid waste, trailers or RVs on a frame, grain, seeds, manure, feed, explosives, hot burn barrels, and radio-active material.

THE SITE OPERATOR HAS THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY LOAD

 

Transfer Site Location