Current Topics and Presentations to City Council
Curbside Recycling/Organics - Waste & Recycling Services has presented to City Council on the topic of curbside recycling. In the list below, you can find out more information about what has been presented, watch the questions and responses, and the results of City Council meetings related to this topic.
Industrial, Commercial, and Institutional Waste Diversion Strategy - Waste & Recycling Services has presented the strategy to City Council. Please see below for presentation, pertinent information, and the strategy report.
South Side Recycling Station Construction - The recycling depot located at the Fairway Plaza (in the Safeway parking lot) is being relocated to it's permanent site of 28th Ave. S., between the Lethbridge Soccer Complex and the Lethbridge Judo Club. Construction is expected to begin late September 2015 and be completed by the spring of 2016. Please check back soon for updated information. Find out what is accepted at the other Lethbridge Recycling Stations by clicking here.
Waste & Recycling Services Business Plan - Read about the goals, challenges, and work intentions of the Waste & Recycling Services business unit.
Comprehensive Waste Diversion/ Waste Prevention Master Plan, 2008 - sonnervera international corp. was contracted to develop a comprehensive Waste Diversion /Waste Prevention Master Plan to guide the future of waste diversion and prevention related activities within the City of Lethbridge.
Waste & Recycling Centre Master Plan - A Master Plan has been developed to expand the current Waste & Recycling Centre. The expansion is to accommodate the projected growth and population increase of the city, county and surrounding communities throughout the southern Alberta region.
Studies and Reports
Citizen Perceptions About Residential Recycling, 2013 - This survey was developed by Environment Committee of Council to gather information on the topic of residential recycling.
Recycling Depot Review, 2011 - To obtain residents' input on recycling depot design, Waste & Recycling Services initiated a public consultation process. The methodology and results are described in this document.
Residential Waste Management Study, 2002 - The purpose of this study was to gather information about, and explore the attitudes and waste management behaviors of City of Lethbridge residents with respect to the services and programs presently being provided to them.