Isthmus and Area
*Property owners will receive their annual invoice and a copy of the 2018 Collection Schedule via Canada Post in the coming days. Please remit 2018 fees in full by one of the ways outlined on the invoice, or contact Eastern Regional Service Board at 709-579-7960 by January 31, 2018, to setup a payment plan.
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.
Please be advised that the Sunnyside Waste Recovery Facility will be closed over the winter months, closing on Monday, December 11, 2017 and re-opening on Saturday, April 7, 2018.
The Clarenville Transfer Station is open throughout the winter months from Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is a free service for residential users.
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, 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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