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Environment Committee

The purpose of the Environment Committee is: "To provide leadership, education, and action on environmental best practices, with emphasis on identifying local aspects of adaptation to and mitigation of climate change and to make recommendations to Council on attaining the goal of Environmental Sustainability for the Municipality of Sioux Lookout."

The Environment Committee's Terms of Reference are outlined in By-Law No. 79-15 and By-law No. 18-19.

Committee Members

  • Trisha Frempong
  • George Hoggarth
  • Joanne Peacock
  • Anne Saltel
  • Bruce G. Van Horne
  • Councillor Joyce Timpson
  • Councillor Joe Cassidy
  • Jessi Jones
  • Yoko Schreiber
  • Jamie MacLeod

Staff Resource

  • Jody Brinkman - Manager of Development Services 

Administrative Assistant

  • Silvia Jakobs - Development Services Administrative Assistant

Next Meeting Dates: 2021

Virtual Meeting - via Zoom

Start Time: 5:00 p.m.      

  • January 7
  • February 4
  • March 4
  • April 8
  • May 6
  • June 3
  • September 2
  • October 7
  • November 4
  • December 2

 If you wish to attend the virtual meeting via Zoom, please contact the Administrative Assistant by email or by phone at 807-737-2700 ext.  2231.

Event: Curb Side Swap 

The Municipality facilitates curb side swaps every second Saturday of each month from April (weather pending) - until October, weather permitting. Good used items can be left at your curb for others to pick up.   Items not taken must be removed from the curb at the end of the day. 

Event:  Household Hazardous Waste Collection

One-day events for collection and disposal of household hazardous waste are held by the Municipality on a yearly basis. The events are held at the Public Works Garage, 41 Fifth Avenue from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. The date for the next date for hazardous waste collection is September 18, 2021.

Review the List of Items considered Household Hazardous Waste.  

The listed household hazardous waste items are no longer being accepted at the Municipal Landfill and will only be collected and disposed of on special one-day events.  There is no fee to drop off the items during the one-day event.


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