The City of Melville is introducing
Residential Curbside Recycling and Garbage Collection
Residential Curbside Recycling Collection
The City of Melville's Residential Curbside Recycling (blue bin) will be collected from residents on a bi-weekly basis starting July 2020. Below you will find information on your zone, collection date, and FAQ's about the recycling program. If you have any question please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the City of Melville Public Works Department at (306) 728-6865.
- Zone 1 Calendar
Coming soon the FREE Recycle Coach App!
On Recycle Coach you can sign-up for collection schedule reminders, use the "What Goes Where?" tool to find out how to properly dispose of the items and utilize the "Report a Problem" feature.
Current Back Alley Garbage Pick Up will continue until October 31, 2020
Residential Back Alley Garbage Collection
The City of Melville collects garbage from residents on a weekly basis. To find out when your garbage will be collected refer to the following schedule or call the City of Melville Public Works Department at (306) 728-6865.
- That all garbage must be set out by 5:00 a.m. on collection day.
- When temperature and/
or windchillis -40º there will be NO pickup of garbage.
- Please shovel snow around garbage cans in the winter months.
- There is a maximum garbage weight per bag or box of 50 lbs.
Items that will NOT be picked up:
Waste oil, tires, paints, vehicle batteries, other hazardous materials, animal wastes, manure, large metal objects such as appliances, car bodies ect., large wood objects such as sheds and materials from construction/demolition, rubble such as large stone/concrete, slops.
Better Call Cleaning will keep you informed of any upcoming changes in the schedule. Information can be found on the City of Melville Website
For anyone that has any concerns may contact Cory at Better Call Cleaning at 306-728-1638
Commercial Garbage Collection
Commercial businesses have a choice of whether or not they want the garbage collected on a daily, bi-weekly basis or weekly basis.
The City of Melville landfill site is managed by BC Cleaning and is governed by Saskatchewan Environment regulations.
Hours of Operation
|SPRING/SUMMER: April 1 - August 31|
|Monday - Saturday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|FALL: September 1 - October 31|
|Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|WINTER: November 1 - March 31|
|Monday - Saturday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m|
Public Works Office:306-728-6865
2020 Landfill Rates
- Prior to hauling mass quantities and demolition materials, please contact the Public Works Office (306) 728-6865.
- All materials must be sorted and placed in proper locations. Such as: asphalt shingles, metals, household garbage, concrete, etc.
- Improper placement can lead to fines and a ban from the landfill. See back for more information on penalties.
|Residential Waste||Resident of Melville||Non-Resident of Melville|
|Landfill Minimum Fee||$15.00||$30.00|
|1/4 & 1/2 Ton Trucks/Utility Trailers up to 50 sq ft.||$15.00||$30.00|
|1 Ton Trucks/Tandem Trailers(50-100 sq.ft)/Cube Van||$40.00||$85.00|
|2+ Ton Trucks/Utility Trailers over 100 sq ft.||$85.00||$150.00|
|Semi-trailer Trucks/Roll-off Dumpsters||$140.00||$400.00|
|Small Animals (Under 20kg)||$35.00||$65.00|
|Large Animals (Over 20kg)||$60.00||$120.00|
White Goods (including but not limited to; stoves, washers,
dryers, furnaces, water heater, fridges, freezers, and air conditioners)
|$15.00 per item||$30.00 per item|
|Shingles/Concrete/Industrial Waste||Resident of Melville||Non-Resident of Melville|
|1/4 & 1/2 Ton Trucks/Utility Trailers up to 50 sq ft.
|1 Ton Trucks/Tandem Trailers(50-100 sq.ft)/Cube Van||$60.00||$110.00|
|2+ Ton Trucks/Utility Trailers over 100 sq ft.||$110.00||$220.00|
|Semi-trailer Trucks/Roll-off Dumpsters||$200.00||$500.00|
|Car Wash Waste & Hydrovac Mud||$30.00||$50.00|
Landfill Fines for Illegal Dumping
|Illegal Dumping - 1st Offence||$100.00|
|Illegal Dumping - 2nd Offence||$200.00|
|Illegal Dumping - 3rd Offence||$500.00 + a one year ban from using the landfill for any purpose|
|Littering Outside the Landfill||Fines start at $580.00|