Isthmus and Area
Waste Recovery Facilities
Three (3) Waste Recovery Facilities (WRF) service the Isthmus Area: (1) the former Sunnyside Landfill site; (2) Old Brigus Road in Whitbourne; and, (3) Clarenville. The WRF sites accept bulk household waste, such as appliances, furniture, mattresses, hot water tanks, electronics, metals, propane tanks, car and truck tires (rims removed), ATV and motorcycle tires, personal construction and demolition material, shingles, brush, etc. EWM will not accept anything that is recyclable or materials that decompose, including cardboard, clothing, food items, leaves, grass clippings, ash, or fish nets.
Hours of Operation
Tuesday and Thursday, 12:00PM to 4:00PM, and Saturday, 8:00AM to 4:00PM, excluding holidays.
The Sunnyside Waste Recovery Facility will re-open on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 8:00 a.m.
Wood chips are available to the public at some of the sites for pick up (free of charge). Supply is limited and will vary by site. Please check with the local Site Attendant for more information.
This site does not accept commercial material or waste, including materials from contractors or businesses. Vehicles having any commercial signage will be refused entry. Commercial waste can be brought to Robin Hood Bay, or the Regional Transfer Station in Clarenville (with a valid commercial permit). The permit application form can be found HERE.
The Isthmus and Area region services the following communities:
Swift Current, Garden Cove, North Harbour, Old Mill Road, Goobies, Come By Chance, Sunnyside, Arnold’s Cove, Southern Harbour, Long Hr-Mt. Arlington Heights, Little Harbour East, Fair Haven, Fair Haven Road, Norman’s Cove-Long Cove, Chapel Arm, Chance Cove, Bellevue, Bellevue Beach, Thornlea, Long Beach, Island Cove, Hodge’s Cove, Caplin Cove, Little Heart’s Ease, Gooseberry Cove, Butter Cove and Southport
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Important Updates ↑↑
The offices of Eastern Regional Service Board will be closed on Friday, April 19 and Monday, April 22. The office will re-open on Tuesday, April 23 at 8:30 a.m. We apologize for any inconvenience this change in hours of operation may cause. Have a safe and enjoyable long weekend!
Please note collection day change for Friday, April 19 for Bell Island will be collected on Thursday, April 18.
There will be no changes in collections for Monday, April 22.