Due to ongoing staffing shortages, Emterra has advised the Capital Regional District that recycling will once again experience service disruptions.
Collection until Aug. 19 may be impacted by delays, and Emterra suggests leaving out recycling to be collected at a later time if it is not picked up on your scheduled day.
UPDATE: Curbside Recycling Collection Impacted By Staffing Shortages – The CRD's contractor is making best efforts to complete daily routes but residents may see some delays in service. https://t.co/AhmJvyA7f7 #crdalert
— CRD (@crd_bc) August 17, 2022
“If your recyclable materials are not recovered within 48 hours of your scheduled collection day, please send your address to [email protected],” CRD says in a statement.
Meanwhile, Emterra has several job postings active on its website related to its recycling collection.