Westside disposal begins

North Westside Road residents will have a special opportunity to dispose of your unwanted bulky items.

North Westside Road residents will have a special opportunity to dispose of their unwanted bulky items.

Large household items can be disposed of between June 24 and July 6, during regular operating hours at the North Westside Road transfer station, for a cost of $20 per truckload.

This special disposal opportunity is available for residential items only: including appliances, scrap metal, lawn mowers and other motorized parts, household and lawn furniture.  No hazardous waste (including computers, electronics, etc.) will be accepted.

Unwanted fridges and freezers will be accepted at $15 per item, the freon decommissioning charge. Cash or cheques will be the only accepted method of payment.

The North Westside Road transfer station is open Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. until noon.

It is located at the Sugarloaf Mountain/Whiteman Creek Forest Service Road (turn at the corner of Westside Road and Sugarloaf Mountain Forest Service Road).

For more information and details about this collection contact the Regional District of Central Okanagan at 250-469-6250 or e-mail recycle@cord.bc.ca.