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Organic collection: the viable alternative to a landfill gas capture system

Organic collection: the viable alternative to a landfill gas capture system

In addition to reducing our waste and increasing the lifespan of the regional landfill, the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District’s new Sort’nGo Organics program will serve another critical goal: reducing greenhouse gas production at the landfill.
Port Alberni Shelter Society opens the door to new recovery models

Port Alberni Shelter Society opens the door to new recovery models

The Opioid Dialogues: Challenging today’s approach to addiction for a better tomorrow
Local compost stays local with area processor

Local compost stays local with area processor

The organics processing contract for the Alberni Clayoquot Regional District’s new roadside organics collection program has been awarded to a local, family-run processing facility, Earth, Land & Sea.
Program helps skilled newcomers recertify in Canada

Program helps skilled newcomers recertify in Canada

Get help with complicated Canadian certification, then get back to your career!
Food Waste + Composting = Black Gold

Food Waste + Composting = Black Gold

Did you know that food and yard waste is not garbage? It is actually a valuable resource that can be transformed into nutrient-rich compost when it is redirected from the landfill. The agricultural community and backyard gardeners often refer to compost as “black gold.”
Hospice supports those living through loss

Hospice supports those living through loss

Alberni Valley Hospice Society serves community members who are grieving
Action against addiction

Action against addiction

How the services at the Port Alberni Shelter Society are the beginning to an end
Roadside Organics collection coming to the Alberni Valley this spring!

Roadside Organics collection coming to the Alberni Valley this spring!

This spring, the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District (ACRD) will be rolling out roadside organics collection in the City of Port Alberni – part of a new 3-stream (organics, recycling, and garbage) automated cart collection service in the city.
Change gears this winter — ride your bike!

Change gears this winter — ride your bike!

Join riders across BC and #GoByBike Feb. 12
An Opioid Dialogue: Alberni Valley Therapeutic Recovery Community (TRC) offers long term benefits

An Opioid Dialogue: Alberni Valley Therapeutic Recovery Community (TRC) offers long term benefits

Lengthier recovery program, social enterprise key goals for local proposal