Clarification on residential recycling program processing in regards to CBC Marketplace story
Residents in the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) may have heard about the recent CBC Marketplace story on the collection and recycling of commercial plastics. In light of this story, the SLRD would like to clarify how the residential recycling program within the SLRD functions and what happens to the collected recycling material.
Devine Transfer Station changes to Winter operating hours
Winter Operating Hours from October until April:
|Day||Hours of Operation|
|Monday||1:00 pm - 5:00 pm|
|Wednesday||4:00 pm - 8:00 pm|
|Sunday||1:00 pm - 5:00 pm|
Notice for Britannia Way residents in Britannia Beach.
A few Organics totes were missed on the Wednesday August 14th pick up on Britannia Way. GFL will be sending a truck to service these totes today, Friday August 16th.
We are unable to provide a specific time, so if your organic tote has not been emptied, please leave the tote curbside and unlocked for service.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
The SLRD is introducing curbside organics collection in the communities of Furry Creek and Britannia Beach.
There are a number of key dates and information to know about this program:
Community Information Session Planned for May 29 in Britannia Beach
Pemberton, BC – Curbside organics collection is coming to the communities of Britannia Beach and Furry Creek, in Electoral Area D of the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD).
While the SLRD currently provides curbside collection (garbage and recycling) service in these communities, organics collection is the latest inclusion in the program and will be in place beginning in June, with each residence receiving a complimentary bear-proof tote for their organics waste.
The Lillooet Landfill will be temporarily closed on Sunday, April 28, 2019.
The closure is due to a scheduled BC Hydro power outage. The Lillooet Landfill will be open for one additional day, on Tuesday, April 30, the following week.
- Sunday, April 28: CLOSED
- Monday, April 29: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Tuesday, April 30: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Wednesday, May 1: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Friday, May 3: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- Sunday, May 5: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Devine Transfer Station - Temporary Metals Recycling
NOW at DEVINE transfer station: Temporary installation of METAL RECYCLING BIN – bring your metal recycling for free.
Please note there was an error in the GFL April curbside calendar and today, April 2 2019, is a garbage pick up day. The updated calendar will be posted online as soon as it is available. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Call 604-894-6371 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns
SLRD Area C and Village of Pemberton Curbside Pick-up (garbage) customers:
GFL (formerly Carney's) has advised the SLRD that due to poor road conditions, today's regularly scheduled garbage pick-up has been delayed to tomorrow (January 4).