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Waste & Recycling
Trash Collection
 
Winkler offers curb-side trash and recycling pickup to residences; businesses may take recyclable items to Gateway Resources at 1582 Pembina Avenue W. 
Trash and recycling collection occurs each week on the scheduled collection date. All trash and/or recycling must be placed at the curbside before 4:00 a.m. on the morning of collection day to ensure pick-up. Please refer to the waste and recycling links below.
 
Click here to access our waste and recycling calendar

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If you've recently moved to Winkler and you do not have a blue box, just visit City Hall at 185 Main Street and we will be happy to give you one. If you require an additional blue box, the fee is $8.00 each.
 
Curbside Blue Box Recycling
Gateway Resources in Winkler does all our residential recycling pickups throughout the City. 
Not sure what is acceptable for Blue Box Recycling?  Click here for more information.
 
Curbside Compost Pickup
Bags must be biodegradable paper; Containers must be reusable and easy to pick up. Maximum of 40 lb per bag/container.
Not sure what you can compost?  Click here for more information. 
 
Household Hazardous Waste Depot - Public Works Shop 345 1st Street 
Help Keep Hazardous Materials out of the landfill! 
Click here for a complete listing of eligible items.
Hours of Operation: Monday, Thursday and Friday 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Oil Drop off Saturdays 9:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon

Waste Disposal (SWAMP)
The Solid Waste Area Management Plan (SWAMP) which serves as a regional landfill site, is located 3 miles north of PTH 14 on 428, 2 miles east and 3/4 mile north. For information with regards to fees and what you may drop off at SWAMP, please phone 204-325-2216