News Releases

News Releases

Work Begins Following Award of Contract for Waste Transfer Stations on West Coast
October 29, 2015
The Department of Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs released a media announcement on October 29th which announced the signing of a contract for the design and build of six transfer stations on the west coast of Newfoundland.  Read more…

 

Household Hazardous Waste Facility at Wild Cove Now Open
August 18, 2015
The Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) facility at the Wild Cove (Corner Brook) Waste Disposal Site is now open. Read more…

 

Issuing Of Western Regional Waste Management Scan Cards for Waste Disposal Sites
July 26, 2015
Residents who do not have a Western Regional Waste Management (WRWM) scan card for access to the Wild Cove and St. George’s waste disposal sites will need to provide a photo ID before being issued a card. Cards can be obtained at the WRWM office in Corner Brook or at the Wild Cove or St. George’s waste disposal sites. Read more…

 

Western Regional Waste Management Commences Implementation of Infrastructure Plan
June 2, 2015
Western Regional Waste Management is advancing plans to construct six transfer stations and develop a transportation system to manage solid waste in Western Newfoundland. Read more…

 

New Structure for Wild Cove and St. Georges Waste Disposal Sites
November 21, 2013
The Western Regional Service Board will assume administrative responsibility for both the St. Georges and the Wild Cove Waste sub regional sites beginning January 1, 2014. Read more…

 

Western Regional Waste Management Committee Decision
July 26, 2012
The Western Regional Waste Management Committee passed a motion to recommend that Western Newfoundland’s waste would be taken to Central Newfoundland at Norris Arm. Read more…

 

Opening of St. George’s Landfill Site
January 1, 2012
The St. George’s landfill officially opened on January 3, 2012. Read more…