Garbage is what is left over when items cannot be recycled or reused. The industry refers to these leftovers as residual waste and sends it to landfill for disposal.

Backyard Composting

Backyard Composting

Composting is nature's way of recycling food scraps, grass, leaves and other plant and animal matter.

Border Town Recycling Group

Border Town Recycling Group

Building awareness of the importance of keeping our town green by providing education and opportunities for recycling.

Clean-Up Week

Clean-Up Week

The District of Stewart has an annual Spring Clean Week.

Christmas Tree Disposal

Christmas Tree Disposal

Natural Christmas trees are collected in January on residents' scheduled garbage collection day.

Collection & Schedule and Landfill Information

Collection & Schedule and Landfill Information

The District of Stewart provides weekly curbside garbage collection.

Extra Waste Pickup Over The Holidays

Extra Waste Pickup Over The Holidays

Allocated dates of Residential Garbage pickup may vary during the Christmas break.

Garbage & Recycling Statistics

Garbage & Recycling Statistics

To be really effective, we have to incorporate the 3Rs – Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle – into our daily routine.

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Products that contain ingredients that are corrosive, toxic, ignitable, or reactive are considered "household hazardous waste" and should be disposed of properly.

Stewart Landfill Closure & Transfer Station

Stewart Landfill Closure & Transfer Station

Updates, Plans and Information regarding the Landfill Closure and Transfer Station for Stewart

Public Notices, Information and Job Opportunities

POSTED: January 3, 2019

View District of Stewart Public Notices, Information & Job Opportunites here

Public Notice:  Bear River Water Advisory

POSTED: December 14, 2018

Please see the Public Notice attached advising the public not to use water directly from the Bear River for domestic purposes as of today, December 14.

Changes to Waste Management in Stewart

POSTED: November 23, 2018

The Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine will be managing solid waste in Stewart in collaboration with the District of Stewart.  Effective December 1, 2018 please bring your clean segregated recyclable materials to the RECYCLING DIVERSION CENTRE at the Stewart Landfill.  For more information regarding these changes, please click the Public Notice issued by the Regional District.

Christmas Card Contest Winners

POSTED: November 22, 2018

We are pleased to announce the winners of the District's Christmas Card Winners!

Discover BC’s Stewart-Cassiar Region

POSTED: February 21, 2018

Take a look at this Auto Tour video produced in conjunction with Destination BC, Kermode Tourism, and the Regional District of Kitimat Stikine-displaying spectacular views of scenery near Hazelton, New Hazelton, the Nass Valley and Stewart, with Dr. Joseph Gosnell narrating:  www.stewartcassiarhighway.com 

Salmon Glacier Auto Tour Brochure

POSTED: February 21, 2018

Here is an excellent resource to accompany you on your travel to visit the spectacular Salmon Glacier - Auto Tour Brochure

BC Hydro Installation of Bird Guarding at Stewart Substation

POSTED: January 8, 2018

Please see the attached information regarding BC Hydro's recent installation of Bird Guarding at the Stewart Substation