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PUBLIC NOTICE:  Effective May 19, 2020, City Hall and the Public Works Building will be open to the public. Our new operating hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. Please note that all required precautionary measures will be in place, including limiting numbers of people attending the building to ensure we can safely observe physical distancing guidelines. The Gary Moe SportsplexKinsmen Aquatic Centre, and Lacombe Memorial Centre are still closed to the public at this time.

Solid waste system review

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Council identified the need to review the City of Lacombe’s solid waste system in their 2018-2021 Strategic Plan.  The City’s solid waste system includes the collection of garbage, recycling, green waste, and the Trash to Treasure Week, Community Clean Up and Toxic E-waste Roundup events. 

City of Lacombe Waste Profile (PDF)
Solid Waste System Overview (PDF)

We are currently working with Tetra-Tech Canada Inc. to conduct a comprehensive review of the municipality’s solid waste system with the following goals:

  • To benchmark value for service against that of comparable municipalities,
  • To develop a long term plan for managing the City’s solid waste in a sustainable, fiscally responsible manner, and
  • To engage the public about the future of solid waste collection in Lacombe. 

Thank you for your feedback on the solid waste system survey! The survey is now closed.  We received over 600 responses and we will be reviewing them closely over the coming weeks.  The Solid Waste Review will be complete in the first quarter of 2020.