The Campbell Mountain Landfill and other landfills operated by the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen will have reduced hours from December 2020 to the end of February 2021. (Contributed photo)

The Campbell Mountain Landfill and other landfills operated by the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen will have reduced hours from December 2020 to the end of February 2021. (Contributed photo)

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen landfills reduce hours for winter

Measures will take effect from December 2020 until end of February 2021

The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen’s landfills will operate on reduced winter hours from December until February.

The reduced hours affect landfills in Penticton, Oliver, Okanagan Falls and Keremeos.

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In addition, all regional district landfills will be closed on statutory holidays and on Boxing Day.

The Campbell Mountain Landfill in Penticton will be closed Sundays from Dec. 6 until the end of February. The landfill will be open Monday to Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

The Keremeos Landfill will be closed Wednesdays from December until the end of February. The landfill will be open Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Oliver Landfill will be open from noon until 3:45 p.m. on weekdays and from 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. on Saturdays.

The Okanagan Falls Landfill will be open weekdays from 10 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. on weekdays, but will be closed on Saturdays during the winter.

For further information on reduced landfill winter hours please contact the Regional District Solid Waste group at 250-490-4129 or visit www.rdos.bc.ca.

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