August 8th, 2017



  • EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: OSB Board or Plywood is NOT allowed in the clean wood pile at the Transfer Station. These products will be placed into the Construction Bin and tipping fees will apply.
  • Any small engine with a crank case is permitted in the metal pile, providing all oil & gas has been removed.
  • NEW: Town of Foam Lake GARBAGE collection has been awarded to OSS, who currently collect the recycling. Carts for residential properties and bins for commercial will be placed at properties in a similar manner the recycle bins were delivered. All pertinent information will be attached to your garbage cart/bin. This collection process will begin in September 2017. Information as it is received by the Town will be posted for ratepayers.
  • Please refrain from placing grass clippings in with your household garbage.
  • The town will pick up bagged grass clippings and leaves in clear plastic bags only on Mondays & Thursdays 8AM, weekly. Weight restriction is 30 pounds. Please do not place other items in these bags; doing so will result in the bag(s) not being collected. Clear plastic bags may be picked up at the town office during regular working hours for free.
  • Grass, leaves,acorns and tree trimmings may be taken to the Landfill free of charge. 
  • Elm tree pruning ban April 1 to August 31.
  • Foam Lake Landfill hours of operation are: Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 9AM – 5PM. All compostable materials as well as tree trimmings can be taken to the landfill for no charge. Landfill contact number is 306-269-7716.
  • The next date for recycle collection for residential properties is Wednesday August 9th.
  • The next date for recycle collection for commercial properties is Thursday August 17th.