Waste Management Facility Hours & Location

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Scale House EntranceThe Waste Management Facility is located East of the city of Medicine Hat just passed the hamlet of Veinerville.

Proceed Eastbound on Industrial Avenue SE, continue as the road becomes Highway 41A. Just passed Veinerville, turn North on Range Road 53 and follow the road for about 1.8 kilometres. The Scale House entrance is located on the North side of the road.

Hours of Operation
The Waste Management Facility hours of operation are based on the time of year.

Summer (Regular) Hours
From April 1 to October 31, the hours of operation are as follows:

  • Monday through Friday – 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Winter Hours
From November 1 to March 31, the hours of operation are as follows:

  • Monday through Saturday – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Closed on Sundays

Statutory Holiday Hours
The Waste Management Facility will be closed on the follow Statutory Holidays:

  • New Years Day
  • Family Day
  • Remembrance Day
  • Christmas Day
  • Boxing Day

The Waste Management Facility will remain open on the following Statutory Holidays:

  • Good Friday
  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day
  • Heritage Day
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving Day

Hours of operation will be posted in the Public Notice section of the Medicine Hat Newspaper as each statutory holiday approaches.

Please note: the Waste Management Facility may close to light waste or possibly all waste type loads due to high winds or extreme weather conditions. To confirm that the Waste Management Facility is open during times of extreme weather, contact Environmental Utilities at 403.529.8176 or the Scale House at 403.527.1718 for more information. 

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