Recycling stations

Recycling services reopening

Community recycling services are reopening with modified hours.

Ardrossan Recycle Station Daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Temporary site at 420 Streambank Ave Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Broadview Enviroservice Station Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Please sort your items ahead of time to ensure drop-offs run quickly and smoothly.

Recycle bins in a row

Strathcona County has two recycling stations,Broadview Enviroservice Station and Ardrossan Recycle Station, plus monthly recycling events in South Cooking Lake. To help residents manage their recycling during Covid-19 a temporary recycling site has been opened at 420 Streambank Ave.

Broadview Enviroservice Station

Ardrossan Recycle Station

  • 80-3 Avenue, Ardrossan
  • Open seven days a week, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • The Ardrossan Boy scouts help to keep this station clean - keep them safe!

South Cooking Lake monthly events

Temporary recycling site

Strathcona County has opened a temporary recycling site to help residents manage their short-term recycling, yard waste and waste during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please sort your items ahead of time to ensure only accepted items are brought to the site. Pre-sorting will also help the site run quickly and smoothly.

  • The temporary site is located at 420 Streambank Avenue in Sherwood Park
  • Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Items accepted at the temporary site

  • Household recyclables: Cardboard, mixed paper, glass, tin cans, large packing pieces of Styrofoam, and plastic containers and non-deposit tetrapacks
  • Residential yard waste: grass and leaves (needs to be debagged on site, in paper or compostable bags, or reusable containers) no loose loads, no brush

Health and safety

To ensure the health and well-being of all staff and other residents:

  • Please stay home if you are feeling sick or showing any symptoms of COVID-19
  • Follow the instructions of the attendant
  • Only 15 vehicles will be permitted at any given time
  • Keep at least 2 metres from others (physical distancing)
  • Avoid touching communal surfaces, and wash or sanitize your hands afterwards
  • Strathcona County will be following Alberta Health Services guidelines such as cleaning high contact points on a regular basis.

Residents can find up-to-date information on how to protect themselves and neighbours at

Questions about the temporary site

Please check where and when you can drop off your materials before leaving using the chart below.

Type of material Broadview Temporary Site Ardrossan South Cooking Lake

Saturday - Sunday
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Monday - Friday
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Last weekend
of the month
Recycling (paper, cardboard, glass, plastic, etc.)
Styrofoam and Tetra Paks    
Yard waste (leaves and grass)    
Brush (standard truck bed load - 4'x8'x2' max)      
Hazardous wastes, paint, oil, propane tanks, batteries, etc.      
Small waste items* / household waste*      
Furniture* / mattresses*      
Appliances and metal      

*Fees may apply

We thank residents for their continued understanding, as we continue to support measures to limit the spread of infection and, ultimately, to keep our employees, customers, community and visitors healthy and safe.

Last updated: Monday, July 06, 2020
Page ID: 39955