Solid Waste Disposal
Solid waste is collected once per week for residential and twice per week for commercial. After the purchase of a new garbage lift system and garbage truck the Village of Burns Lake implemented a new bylaw requiring all residents and businesses to utilize the new bins compatible with the new truck. This will speed up the collection process and ensure the health and safety of the Public Works employees during this process. The new cans are extremely durable and require a one time purchase from the Village of Burns Lake unless they are damaged in some way. Some may be repaired, others may need to be replaced.
Residential: Every Wednesday – be sure to have your garbage can at the curb by 7:00am
Commercial: Tuesday and Friday
The Regional District of the Bulkley-Nechako is responsible for solid waste and the transfer station. Information can be obtained the on Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako website www.rdbn.bc.ca or by calling their office at 250-692-3195.