waste disposal

Asbestos bag from 2011. (Chilliwack Progress file)

New limits coming for asbestos at the Bailey Landfill in Chilliwack

Restricted to 20 bags per day per property because they don’t have capacity for larger loads

 

City of Chilliwack holding annual Hazardous Waste Day in early October

City of Chilliwack holding annual Hazardous Waste Day in early October

The one-day event is a chance to get rid of household things like pesticides and paint cans

 

City of Chilliwack is asking residents to hold onto their landfill materials for now. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress file)

City of Chilliwack asks residents to hold off on heading to the dump for now

Flaggers had to be brought in last weekend because of the big lineups and traffic jams

 

Paper products like napkins, tissues and paper products will not be accepted in green carts temporarily. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress file)

Keep the personal paper products out of the compost in Chilliwack

City of Chilliwack changes rules for curbside collection of paper towels, napkins, tissues

Paper products like napkins, tissues and paper products will not be accepted in green carts temporarily. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress file)