Gates open 8 am and close at 4 pm Monday to Saturday. Closed Sundays and statutory holidays. No new loads accepted after 3:45 p.m. To be eligible for normal on-time fees loads requiring extra time must arrive by 3:30 pm to allow for line-ups, proper handling and be off site by 4:00 pm.
It is often very windy at our site and all loose litter must be bagged when winds are 15 km/h or higher. See our loose Litter Policy. See current conditions by clicking the "WIND AND WEATHER" link above.
The Francis Cooke Regional Class III Landfill and Resource Recovery Centre is a dry waste facility. No food, domestic or household garbage, hazardous wastes or liquids can be disposed at this site. See our guide to material accepted under the Recycling -> Construction tab.
All loads must be properly tarped or financial penalties may be charged. Sorting is not allowed at the working face when wind speed is greater than 15 km/hr. Please arrive with pre-sorted loads and with loose litter already bagged. Refer to Litter Control for more instructions. Call the scale office at 403-673-2708 for any current wind restrictions.
Fees are charged according to how well loads are sorted to facilitate recycling. Special fees may apply to loads from registered flood clean-up addresses. Contact the scale (403-673-2708) to find our if your site is eligible for these fees.