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Wahnapitae First Nation

Waste Management and Landfill Site

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Description
Oversees the collection, removal and disposal of household waste, recyclables and organic waste within the community
  • Provides residential curbside garbage and recyclable collection weekly
  • Offers a Wahnapitae First Nation (WFN) recycling guide at Band Office or on website
  • Encourages businesses to participate in the Pay-As-You-Throw system to dispose of their waste at landfill; also offers punch cards for businesses for disposal of 100 bags of garbage including 7 free bags
  • Accepts business recyclables free but must be delivered to Recycling trailer/depot
  • Provides monitored access to the landfill site during designated hours
  • Holds annual e-waste collection events to dispose properly of used electronics
  • Participates in the Ontario Tire Stewardship program in recycling used tires
Stump Dump Site
  • Provides a dump landfill site for tree and leaf waste
  • Provides only restricted access
Comments
  • Landfill is located on Taigwenini Trail Rd
  • Stump Dump Site is located on Loon Way Rd
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Band Office: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Fri 8 am-11 am
Household Waste collection: Thu mornings
Residential Recyclable collection: Tue mornings
Eligibility
Members of Wahnapitae First Nation
Application Process
Curbside Collection
  • Receptacles/bags with household waste, organics and recyclables must be placed at curbside by 8 am
  • Recyclables must be placed loosely in blue box; no clear bags accepted
  • Green Cart composting materials can be placed out Tue and Thu with regular pick-up
Landfill
  • Tipping fees apply if using landfill; punch cards at Band Office
  • Punch card accepted by Waste Diversion Technician at entry to landfill who will direct where to dispose of waste
Stump Dump Site
  • Open to both residents and businesses
  • Must be accessed through discussion with the Waste Diversion Technician at the household waste landfill
  • Tipping fees apply
Fees
None
Documents Required
Punch cards for Tipping fees at Landfill and Stump Dump Site required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (40) Federal Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 15, 2021