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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. 21-14.

Committee Members

  • George Hoggarth - Chair
  • Anne Saltel - Vice-Chair
  • Joanne Peacock - Committee Member
  • Mike Quince - Committee Member
  • Cllr. Joyce Timpson - Committee Member
  • Cllr. Joe Cassidy - Committee Member
  • Erin Ewaniuk - Committee Member
  • Trisha Frempong - Committee Member
  • Bruce Van Horne - Committee Member


Staff Resource

  • Jody Brinkman - Development Services Manager

Next Meeting Dates: 2019

Place:  Boreal Community Engagement Room, Heritage Railway Train Station, 53 Front Street 

Start Time: 5:00 p.m.

Next meeting dates:       

  • September 12
  • October 3
  • November 7
  • December 5


Event: Curb Side Swap 

The Municipality facilitates curb side swaps on the last Saturday of each month from April (weather pending) - until  October.

Curb Side Swap Schedule 2019

  • April 27
  • May 25
  • June 29
  • July 27
  • August 31
  • September 28
  • October 26

 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 will be Saturday, September 21, 2019.

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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