Safety is the priority for the collection contractor. Slippery roads can be unsafe for large collection vehicles, putting collection staff and other road users at risk.
During severe winter weather every effort is made to collect the curbside materials. If a regular collection day is missed due to weather or road conditions, the following procedure will apply:
Information can also be accessed from the RDN webpage at www.rdn.bc.ca (look for the alert section on the home page), facebook or on Twitter @RDNanaimo
For more information contact Progressive Waste at 1-866-999-8227 or RDN Solid Waste Services at 250-390-6560.