The Town of Drumheller is reminding residents the landfill is still open, despite the recycling program being cancelled.
Last week it was announced the Drumheller and Region Recycling Program in Drumheller and the communities served by the Drumheller and District Solid Waste Management Association was cancelled indefinitely. Residents are asked to put their recycling in normal household waste.
“We encourage citizens not to hold on to recycling. We will monitor overflow waste and if required, we will increase the frequency of garbage collections,” states a release.
Amid the concerns of the COVID-19, the Drumheller and District Landfill is still open and maintaining hours from 8 a.m. to 4:30.p.m.
At this time it is only accepting card payments. No cash will be taken.