Re-Use and Recycle Fair has been cancelled

May 25, 2020

Due to COVID-19, the Re-Use and Recycle Fair has been cancelled for 2020.  Please use the following options available at the Landfill or the Recycling Depot:



KJ Cameron Service Industries Ltd - Pincher Creek Bottle Depot & Recycling
1038 Deer Ave, Pincher Creek |  403 627 3262

Cardboard:
Corrugated and flattened
No short fiber boxboard (most thin cereal box packaging etc.), waxy cardboard, contaminated cardboard (cheesy pizza boxes, oil stained or spray foamed)

Newspaper and white paper:
No filmy/plastic magazine or pamphlet paper, wrapping paper, contaminated paper (glue/coloring on)

Plastics:
Grades 1, 2 and 5
No plastic bags or films

Tin:
Clean, washed with labels peeled off

Electronics: 

  • Computers
  • printers
  • TV
  • fax machines
  • radios
     
Oil Depot:
Residential only less than 20L or 5 Gallon
Motor Oil
Oil filters

Sorry not accepted:
Glass
Cooking Oil
Paint
Magazines
Wrapping paper
Antifreeze


If you have any questions about an item that is not included in the list above, please Facebook message the depot or give them a call. They are happy to answer any recycling questions you have.
 



Recycling at the Landfill
403 628 3849

Electronics Recycling
Please help us keep electronics out of the landfill by recycling the following items at our facility:

  • Televisions – These products include a television tuner, or a device that can operate as both a computer monitor and television.
  • CPU’s / Computers.
  • Keyboards, mice, cables and/or speakers.
  • Monitors – These devices have built-in components necessary to operate as a computer monitor, and they do not come within the definition of a television as noted above.
  • Printers – Includes desktop printers, multi-function printers/copiers and printer/fax/copier combinations.
  • Laptops and notebooks – Portable computers that combine the CPU, monitor and keyboard all in one package.
Other Recyclables:
  • Motor oil (less than 5 gallons or 20 litres) – Used motor oil must not contain any foreign substances, or an extra charge will be levied.
  • Antifreeze
  • Used oil filters
  • Large appliances (stoves, washers etc.)
  • Sheet metals
  • Pipes
  • Culverts
  • Farm equipment
  • Automobile hulks – All liquids must be drained, and tires removed.
  • Refrigerators and freezers – A $20.00 fee applies to all Freon units for the purpose of Freon removal.
  • Tires
  • Batteries (lead acid)
  • Propane tanks and small propane bottles
  • Cooking oil
  • Herbicide containers
  • Bale twine
  • Wood
  • Household hazardous materials including paints and household chemicals.
  • Fluorescent light bulbs
Please do not bring:
  • Cardboard (currently not excepting cardboard until further notice due to COVID 19 concerns).
  • Gasoline
  • Kerosene
  • Camp fuel
  • More than 5 gallons of motor oil
For hazardous waste and large amounts of motor oil, please contact DBS Environmental at 1 888 328 4833 to arrange for collection.
 
 

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All Albertans, six months of age and older, are eligible to be immunized, free of charge; however, this year, AHS is working with pharmacists and physicians to offer immunization to different age groups and demographics. Find out more about how to get your shot locally. 
Pincher Creek receives Communities in Bloom Awards
October 8, 2020
Today, at the virtual Communities Bloom Conference the Town of Pincher Creek won two first place awards in the following categories; the Best Floral Display and the Urban Forestry Award.   Rhonda Oczkowski, from the Town of Pincher Creek recreation team along with the Communities in Bloom committee watched the awards together live online.   Pincher Creek competed with communities across all of Canada for this year’s awards.

Snow Accommodation Policy:
October 1, 2020

The Town of Pincher Creek recognizes the need to assist persons 65 years of age and over who are physically disabled and/or are on Alberta Seniors Benefit with clearing snow, ice and other winter debris from public accessible sidewalks adjacent to their property. Residents in need of this service must meet the following requirements and submit an application to the Town Office.
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