MWM Curbside Recycling

Riverdale Collection Schedule 2024

All recyclables in ONE CART means no sorting, bagging, or trying recyclables: place all material loose in your bin.

Shredded paper should be bagged and tied shut as well.

Do Not Bag or Tie:

  • Paper Fiber Materials (newspapers, flyers, magazines, telephone books, brown paper bags, egg cartons, cereal boxes, etc)
  • Containers & Glass (aluminum soft drink & beer cans, glass food beverage containers, milk cartons, plastic soft drink and water bottles)
  • Household plastic containers and bottles – must have the recycling arrows with a number (1, 2, 4, 5, 7) on the bottom

How to use your Curbside Recycling

  • Your cart will be emptied every-other-week
  • To ensure your cart gets emptied have it to the curb by 7 AM
  • After the cart has been emptied please removed it from the curb and place in a safe spot
  • Only recyclables INSIDE the cart will be collected
  • Please notify us if your cart is damaged, stolen or vandalized
  • Please keep the cart clean and take care of it
  • Leave space between the cart and any obstruction
  • If you have any questions about how to use your cart, please contact the office

MWM offers a Cart Assistance Program that is available for the elderly & disabled who are unable to pull their cart to the curb. Please call our office to make arrangements!

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Do Not Recycle 

  • Any bagged materials (excluding shredded paper). This allows materials to be sorted later in the recycling process and reduces the cost of processing
  • Wax, food contaminated, or plastic coated cardboard, cups, or paper plates
  • Soiled tissues, napkins, and paper towels or food waste of any kind
  • Styrofoam or other foam packings
  • Household garage, organic, hazardous or regulated waste
  • Medical waste or diapers
  • Hazardous materials such as paint, chemicals, or solvents
  • Ashes, dirt, concrete, or other heavy materials
  • Construction material such as boards, roofing materials, and carpet
  • Automotive parts, tires, oil filters, or oil
  • Propane tanks, electrical cords, batteries
  • Clear plastic clam shell containers without recycling arrows and numbers 1 through 7
  • Plastic bags, toys or Tupperware
  • Outdoor lawn furniture
  • No cups, dishes, ashtrays, window glass, mirrors, Pyrex, ceramics, light bulbs or crystal
  • No animal waste (including cat litter)
  • Tree branches, grass clippings or leaves
  • Electronics of any kind
  • Snack food packages or sandwich bags
  • Clothing or bedding of any kind

Contact Us

  • 670-2nd Ave, Rivers MB
  • T: (204) 328-5300
  • F: (204) 328-5374

Mailing Address

  • Riverdale Municipality
  • Box 520
  • Rivers MB, R0K 1X0

Office Hours

  • Monday - Friday:
  • 8:30am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:30pm
  • (Closed Statutory Holidays.)