Government

Birtle & Foxwarren Waste Disposal

Birtle Landfill Site Hours

Summer Hours (May 1 to September 30)
Tuesday: 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Wednesday: 3 pm to 6 pm, 7 pm to 9 pm 
Thursday: 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Friday: 3 pm to 5 pm 
Saturday: 10 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 4 pm 

Winter Hours (October 1 to April 30) 
Tuesday: 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm 
Wednesday: 3 pm to 6 pm 
Thursday: 1:15 - 3:15 pm
Friday: 3 pm to 5 pm 
Saturday: 10 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 4 pm 

Curbside garbage/recycling pick-up is available to the communities of Birtle, Miniota and Foxwarren. 
 
If you want curbside garbage/recycling pick up please register at the Municipal Office.  The fee for service is $240.00 plus GST per year.  You will receive 104 bag tags (bag tags are for garbage only, recycling does not require a bag tag).   Additional tags can be purchased for $1.00 plus GST per tag.
 
If you choose not to register for the service please visit the Birtle landfill at the times listed below.  

Birtle Garbage & Recycling Pick up
  • Pickup takes place on Thursdays. Have your containers set out  by 8:00 a.m.
  • Garbage should be in bags with a bag tag on it. 
  • Recycling should be in blue or clear bags (does not require bag tag).
 Foxwarren Garbage & Recycling Pick up
  • Curbside pickup is on Mondays, have your containers set out at the street in front of your house by 12:00 p.m.
  • HOUSEHOLD WASTE & RECYCLING MATERIAL can be deposited in the dumpster stations in Foxwarren by residents if Prairie View Municipality. All items are to be bagged: BLUE for recycling; any other colour for garbage.
Large items and construction waste will be accepted at BIRTLE LANDFILL ONLY, tipping fees may apply.
 

Recycling - Recycling Guide

The following items are accepted for recycling:
  • Glass
  • Plastics – containers must be #4, #5, #7, PET#1, HDPE#2. (check bottom of container to see the grade of plastic)
  • Paper - Newspaper, magazines
  • Cardboard
  • Boxboard
  • Tin cans
  • Pop or Beer cans
  • Gabled top containers
  • Tires
  • Batteries
  • E-Waste