Job Wll Done Killam Residents!
The May 4, 2017 Curbside Recycling information is in!
For only the second run, the number of households that participated has tripled!
Households Participating: 22 73
Blue Bags Gathered: 44 189
Recycling Divereted: 180 kgs 790 kgs
Reminder: Clamshells (the containers that you can get fruit, vegetables, rotisserie chicken, etc.) are not recyclable. Please put these in your regular household garbage. Also, glass jars (from pickles, jams, condiments, etc.) are not recyclable. Clear glass can be taken to Centra Cam in Camrose, or can be included with the regular household garbage.
The next curbside recycling pickup is scheduled for Thursday, June 1, 2017
The Killam Regional Aquatic Centre will now be open every Sunday, from 2:00pm - 4:00pm for Public Swimming! Family fun for an afternoon of healthy fun and excersice!
Also, following Public Swim, Lane Swim will be scheduled from 4:00pm until 5:00pm. Regular Fees apply!
For an up-to-date scheule, check the Town of Killam website, Recreation tab, under Swimming Pools, "Click Here" link. Of follow along on the "Killam Recreation" Facebook page!
The licensing for the new Flagstaff Kid's Connection Daycare has been approved for September 1, 2016! This will ensure we are a fully licensed facility!
Information about the centre can be found on their Facebook page - Flagstaff Kid's Connection Daycare Centre page. To contact, please call (780) 385-0672!
Enjoy a leisurely stroll and shop along the streets of Killam on Friday, May 5 (appx. Noon - 8:00pm) and Saturday, May 6 (appx. 8:00am - 5:00pm) to hunt for the best bargains around Town! Rain or shine, there's deals to find.
*Available at participating households only*
Killam is excited to be part of a pilot project in conjunction with Flagstaff Regional Solid Waste Management to host a Curbside Recycling Program for our community!
Residents and Businesses of Killam will enjoy the convience of having recyclables picked up once a month (this will take place on the first Thursday). Recyclables are to be placed in transparent blue bags that can be purchased at any retail store that sells garbage bags. The bags will be picked up in the same location that you put out your garbage - please do not put the bags in recepticles or garbage bins. There is not limit to the number of bags you put out!
Items that can be recycled include: Hard Plastics - #1 thru #7 - typically your food containers, washer fluid jugs, etc
Tin or Aluminum Cans - Soup cans, pop cans, tetra packs, milk containers, etc
All Clean Paper - office paper, newspaper, magazines, phone books, catalogues, etc
All Clean Cardboard - moving boxes, cereal boxes, paper egg cartons, etc.
Please ensure that containers and cans are rinsed clean. Collapse all cardboard -large boxes can be placed under your blue bags - no need to bag it!
NOT Recyclable: NOStyrofoam
NO Plastic Bags, Film or Bubble Wrap
NO Plastic Clamshells
NO Food Waste
NO Soiled Tissue
NO Shredded Paper
NO Yard Waste (this can be placed in the grass and branch bins behind the School/Hospital)
If you have further questions, please call Flagstaff Waste 780-384-3950