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Summer Hours at Keremeos Landfill Start March 1st / 2019 Compost Bins Now for Sale

Mar 1 2019

Summer Landfill Hours


The Keremeos Landfill starts extended hours as of March 1st.


The Keremeos Landfill, will be open on Wednesdays from March until the end of November.  During these months the Transfer Station will be open Wednesday from Noon to 4 pm in addition to regular hours on Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm.


Residents with questions can contact the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen Solid Waste Group at (250) 490-4129, toll free 1-877-610-3737, or visit


2019 Compost Bins Now For Sale


Residents across the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS) can pre-purchase wholesale compost bins from March 1st until March 25th only at participating locations. Collection of all pre-purchased bins will start Earth Day which falls on April 22nd.


The FreeGarden Earth Compost Bin™ is available for $49 plus taxes. A curved black container, the compost bin helps break down garden waste, leaves, uncooked fruits and vegetables. It is a great system for creating rich compost for home gardens.


In Keremeos, the Home Building Centre will be pre-selling compost bins. The pre-sale ends on March 25th and residents can collect purchased units on April 22nd.


For further information, please contact Cameron Baughen, Solid Waste Management Coordinator, at 250-490-4129 or