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Red Lake (Municipality of)
Public Works

Oversees the operations and maintenance of city infrastructure and related services

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 traffic signals
Sewer and Wastewater
  • Provides and maintains sewer and wastewater services
  • Provides inspections for new homes that have sewer lines connected to the municipal system; requires initial internal piping inspection by building inspector
Waste and Recycling Management (Landfill)
  • Responsible for residential and commercial waste and recycling collection
  • Contracts Chukuni Sanitation Inc for regular curbside collection
  • Posts waste and recycling collection schedules online
  • Disposal of recyclables available at no charge at the Recycling Transfer Station (Landfill)
  • Provides household hazardous waste disposal at landfill
  • Provides online lists for acceptable hazardous waste and recyclable products
  • Landfill is located on Hwy 125 between Balmertown and Red Lake
  • Public Works garage is located at 3 Nugget St in Red Lake
Hours of Operation
Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Landfill: Tue-Sat 10 am-4 pm
Hazardous waste drop off at landfill: Sat 9 am-4 pm
Public Works Garage: Mon-Fri 7:30 am-4 pm
Waste and Recycling Management (Landfill)
  • Waste disposal tickets are required for using the landfill site
  • Tickets available at the Municipal Office
Application Process
Sewer and Wastewater
  • Must schedule appointment for post inspection hook up
  • Operation Supervisor is based at the Public Works garage in Red Lake; contact him to book appointment as walk-ins only available if time permits
Documents Required
No documents required
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
   Last Updated On March 29, 2020

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