Rainy River (Town of)

Site: Town Hall

Service: Public Works

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Description & Services
Public Comments Public Works garage is located at 315 Sixth St
  • Located on Hwy 600 approximately 4 miles north from Atwood Ave 
  • Landfill tipping fees payable to caretaker on site 
  • Site can be accessed when closed; all trips must be supervised by a town employee and extra fees paid
Description (Service) Responsible for the maintenance and operation of municipal infrastructure
Roads and Transportation 
    Maintains and repairs local roads, curbs, sidewalks and ditches 
  • Responsible for snow removal, sanding and salting roadways and sidewalks 
  • Responsible for street lighting and town signage
Sewer and Wastewater 
  • Provides and maintains sewer and wastewater services 
  • Operates a water treatment plant
Waste and Recycling Management (Landfill) 
  • Responsible for regular collection of solid waste 
  • Collection schedule is posted online 
  • Recyclables may be dropped off in bins located in yard of Public Works garage
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Landfill Wed, Sat 10 am-5 pm 
Recycle Bins Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Rainy River
Eligibility Waste and Recycling Management (Landfill) 
  • Tipping fees required for using landfill site for dumping
Application No application process
Languages English
Fees Service - Landfill
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-852-3244 
Public Works Garage: 807-852-3970 
Water Treatment Plant: 807-852-4485
Fax 807-852-3553
E-Mail rainyriver@tbaytel.net
Website www.rainyriver.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Bob Jenson, Town Foreman and Water Treatment Plant Operator; Email: bjenson@tbaytel.net
Alternate Contact Veldron Vogan, Chief Administrative Officer; Email: vvogan@tbaytel.net
Located In Community Rainy River
Address 201 Atwood Ave
Rainy River, ON P0W 1L0
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Intersection Atwood Ave and Sixth St
Mailing Address PO Box 488 
Rainy River, ON P0W 1L0
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Accessible from street level, no automatic push button door; Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Washroom -- Has side holding bar
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town