At the beginning of May the Town of Stony Plain will bring back the Annual Treasure Hunt and Large Item Pickup.
The Annual Treasure Hunt and Large Item Pickup is back in the Town of Stony Plain.
The annual events are major in the towns continued initiative to be more environmentally friendly. It also accompanies the "Don't Just Trash It!" campaign put on by the town.
The Treasure Hunt begins on May 4th and lasts until the 6th. During this time residents are encouraged to leave unwanted household items on their curbs, allowing the neighbours to "hunt" for new treasures. Residents are only allowed to retrieve items left on a persons curb, and items left on the driveway or lawn are not part of the Treasure Hunt.
Then on May 7th until the 11th, the Town will collect items as part of the Large Item Pick Up. Stony Plain has provided a list of items they will pick up listed below:
- Household furniture
- Kitchen Appliances (fridges and freezers must be empty)
- Washers and Dryers
- Small equipment like lawn mowers (oil and gas removed)
- Bicycles and dismantled exercise equipment
Mattresses, tires, vehicle parts, construction materials, electronic and hazardous waste will not be collected by the Town.
Further information and details on restricted items can be found on the Town website.