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

November is Adoption Awareness Month

POSTED: November 15, 2018

At the November 13, 2018 Regular Council meeting, Council made a motion to join the Province in proclaiming November as Adoption Awareness Month.

Water Quality Advisory

POSTED: November 14, 2018

There have been reports from residents (Nov 14 2018) experiencing brown or discoloured water in the community.  If your household is experiencing this issue, please allow your cold water tap to run until the water clears.  Additionally, please see the attached Water Quality Advisory notice (still in effect) with information and recommendations.  

Call for Nominations:  Board of Variance

POSTED: November 13, 2018

The District of Stewart is looking for interested people to sit on its Board of Variance.  This board is appointed by Council for a term of 3 years.  The board meets only when needed and fulfils the duties as per Bylaw #881, 2014 and according to the Local Government Act, Sec. 899.  Please see the attached notice for more information.

2018 Christmas Card Competition-DEADLINE EXTENDED

POSTED: October 23, 2018

For those that were hoping to submit an entry, GOOD NEWS - the deadline has been extended until Monday, November 19 at 4:30pm. So, all of you local artists and photographers still have time to participate by submitting your original artwork or photograph to the District office.
For more details, please read the Christmas Card Competition link.

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