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. PLEASE OBEY all traffic control lights and signs while visiting our site. Follow the directions of our scale attendant.
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.