Rural recycling events
Strathcona County has recycling and proper disposal events based in rural areas of the County. Events are available for all residents, regardless if you are a County waste collection customer.
Monthly events are held at Fire Station #2 located at 22142 South Cooking Lake Road. Residents can drop off acceptable items 24 hours a day during event dates.
Monthly recycle events 2020 dates
|January 25 and 26||July 25 and 26|
|February 22 and 23||August 29 and 30|
|March 28 and 29||September 26 and 27|
|October 24 and 25|
|November 28 and 29|
|December 26 and 27|
A commingled recycling bin will be set up on site. Acceptable items for the bin include:
- corrugated cardboard (flattened, clean and dry)
- mixed paper (inserts, flyers, cereal boxes, computer paper, etc.)
- aluminum cans and containers (clean and in original shape)
- hard plastic containers, tubs and bottles (clean, with no lids or caps)
We will also have a cart on site for glass only.
In an effort to ensure these events are successful and continue, please put items in the correct bins and only drop off accepted items. Report illegal dumping to Enforcement Services 780-449-0170.
There are two Enviroservice events to assist rural residents in diverting electronics, paint, batteries, household hazardous waste and other materials.
2020 Rural Enviroservice events
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Moyer Recreation Centre
4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Ardrossan Recycle Station
Please note appliances and metal are not accepted at these locations. Please bring them to the Broadview Enviroservice Station in Sherwood Park.
Our intention is to provide quality services to our residents and reduce the amount of materials going to the landfill. To subscribe to weekly collection and recycling, please call 780-449-5514.