Also visit Trash Bash – the annual community event for clean up of illegally dumped trash. Scheduled for May.
Click to learn more about the qathet Regional District’s plan for managing illegal dumping.
The qathet Regional District is offering residents free disposal of illegally dumped trash while funding remains. Application required.
Illegal Dumping Disposal Fee Waiver. If you are interested in cleaning up an illegal dumpsite, you can apply for a disposal fee waiver. Pre-approval through Let’s Talk Trash is required. Once approved, a physical copy of your waiver (issued through the qathet Regional District) must be submitted to Augusta Recyclers staff when dropping off collected illegally dumped trash. No household waste will be accepted. Fill in this application form and submit to Let’s Talk Trash at info@LetsTalkTrash.ca OR drop off a hard copy at #105 – 4675 Marine Avenue, Powell River, BC.
Thanks to all who continue to make an effort to clean up other people’s trash so that we can all enjoy a safer and more beautiful region!
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Let’s Talk Trash love staying up to date on all things related to waste reduction. Take a dive into the waste stream with us in one of our regular publications:
- Peak newspaper (weekly),
- Tla’amin Nehmotl Newsletter (monthly),
- Lasqueti Island Local (monthly),
- Lund Barnacle (seasonally),
- CBC radio interview w Grant Lawrence – August 2021 – Resource Recovery Centre feature, and
- qathet Living magazine
- qathet Living magazine – August 2021 edition feature on Resource Recovery Centre 3rd and final phase.