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Rainy River (Town of)

Public Works

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Description
Responsible for the maintenance and operation of municipal infrastructure

Roads and Transportation
  • Maintains and repairs local roads, curbs, sidewalks and ditches
  • Responsible for snow removal, sanding and salting roadways and sidewalks
  • Responsible for street lighting and town signage
Sewer and Wastewater
  • Provides and maintains sewer and wastewater services
  • Operates a water treatment plant
Waste and Recycling Management (Landfill)
  • Responsible for regular collection of solid waste
  • Collection schedule is posted online
  • Recyclables may be dropped off in bins located in yard of Public Works garage
Comments
Public Works garage is located at 315 Sixth St
Landfill
  • Located on Hwy 600 approximately 4 miles north from Atwood Ave
  • Landfill tipping fees payable to caretaker on site
  • Site can be accessed when closed; all trips must be supervised by a town employee and extra fees paid
Eligibility
Waste and Recycling Management (Landfill)
  • Tipping fees required for using landfill site for dumping
Office
807-852-3244
Public Works Garage
807-852-3970
Water Treatment Plant
807-852-4489
Fax
807-852-3553
After Hours Phone
807-852-3244 - Answering Machine: urgent calls answered promptly
Web Site
http://www.rainyriver.ca
Email
rainyriver@tbaytel.net
Mailing Address
PO Box 488
Rainy River, ON, P0W 1L0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Leroy Hancharyk, Public Works Foreman and Water Treatment Plant Operator
Email: lhancharyk@tbaytel.net
Phone: 807-271-0434
Fees
Service fees - Landfill
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Accessible from street level, no automatic push button door; Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Washroom -- Has side holding bar
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 17, 2022
Address
201 Atwood Ave
Rainy River, ON, P0W 1L0
  • Located at Atwood Ave/Hwy 11 across from the Royal Canadian Legion
  • Closest intersection is at Atwood Ave and 4th St

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1630
Tue
0900 - 1630
Wed
0900 - 1630
Thu
0900 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1630

Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Landfill: Wed, Sat 10 am-5 pm
Recycle Bins: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
Rainy River