Household recycling is accomplished through the Town's 3 Stream Waste Collection.  

Diamond Transfer Station

The Diamond Transfer Station (Compost Collection area) is operated by the Municipal District of Foothills, and is available to residents for disposal of tree branches, lawn clippings, garden waste etc

   Directions to Transfer Station, from Black Diamond:

  1. Head west on Centre Avenue
  2. Cross the bridge
  3. Turn right on 402 Avenue West
  4. Then turn right again onto 160th Street West
  5. Travel approximately ¼ mile
  6. The site is on the left
Click to download a printable Map (pdf) showing the location of the Diamond Transfer Station.
April 15 - November 15 - open Monday, Tuesday, and Friday & Saturday from 10-4 
                                        - garbage and composting materials
November 16 - April 14 - open Friday and Saturday from 10-4
                                        - garbage only

Hazardous Waste

All hazardous waste items must be taken to the Foothills Regional Landfill & Resource Recovery Centre (LRRC) formerly known as Foothills Regional Landfill site. Click here for a complete list of hazardous waste materials. Download a printable Map (pdf) of the Landfill, located near Okotoks.