The City of Wetaskiwin collects, diverts, and/or disposes of solid waste from local customers, and ensures all disposal operations meet the rigid safety, environmental, monitoring, recording, and reporting parameters of Federal, Provincial, and local standards.
*2019 Holiday Garbage Route Pick-up Changes*
Some routes will be picking up on a different day than usual due to the Christmas and New Year holidays. The changes will be as follows:
Not sure which route you're on? View the Residential Waste Collection map.
Contact the Utilities & Waste department with any questions at 780.361.4453.
Garbage Subscription Options
The City of Wetaskiwin has a garbage subscription program that offers a user pay approach to to waste handling. Residents pay for waste services based on the volume of garbage they generate. For current garbage subscription rates, please refer to the Waste Management Bylaw on the Bylaws page.
Please call the Utilities department at 780.361.4453 for more information or to subscribe to our residential waste services.
Waste Collection Routes
The City of Wetaskiwin is divided into four sections to maximize the efficiency of our residential waste collection routes. Collection occurs from Tuesday to Friday each week (with exceptions on holidays) and is carried out by two automated residential collection trucks. Each truck collects trash from an estimated 450 bins per day, and only unload once at the end of the day.
Waste Management Bylaw
Please visit our Bylaws page to view the most recent Waste Management Bylaw.
Please call the City of Wetaskiwin Utilities department at 780.361.4453 for more information.
The City of Wetaskiwin does not supply solid waste services to commercial properties.