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RM of Coldwell
Lundar, Manitoba  Box 90, R0C 1Y0
Phone: (204) 762-5421
Fax: (204) 762-5177

Government - Municipal Services

The Rural municipality of Coldwell is host to a range of services to meet your every need. Everything to fire, protection and health services are located within a short distance.

A brief description of some local services can be found below:

Coldwell Fire Department is a large, well equipped volunteer fire department with 19 volunteer fire fighters.

Police: Lundar RCMP Detachment is staffed by one sergeant and five constables.

Ambulance: Service provided in Lundar and the surrounding area by East Shore Ambulance. Advanced Life Support capabilities are also offered.
Refuse: Weekly/Biweekly pickup for in town/rural. Please contact the RM office (762-5421) for schedule and conditions.


Hydro / Electric:
Manitoba Hydro provides full service to the Coldwell region. This and geothermal are the primary means of  heating in the region although wood has always been a popular supplementary source.

Natural Gas/Propane:
Natural Gas is not yet available in this part of the Interlake. Propane is available in bulk and is used by a number of high energy consumers.

Fuel / Heating Oil:
Fuel is available at the three gas bars in the community. Bulk fuel is available from Teulon, Stonewall and Ashern.

Sewer System
Lundar utilizes a Community sewer system while rural residents use private septic tanks or fields for sewage disposal.

Municipal waste Collection is provided door to door weekly or bi-weekly as scheduled.




Revised Guidelines – Curbside Garbage and Recycling Pick-up

· All bags must be tied

· Limit 2 bags of household garbage per week (Rural 4 bags bi-weekly)

- Must be in colored bags (not clear or blue)

- Not to exceed 40 lbs.

· Must have 1 bag of CLEAN RECYCLING per week in blue/clear bag

- NO food, cat litter, tissue, coffee grounds, ash tray, dirty cans, etc…

· Glass must be separated from blue/clear bag

- Place glass in separate bag or box beside regular recycling

· Paper can be separated same as glass guidelines above

· NO FOOD GRADE CARDBOARD (pizza boxes, fast food containers) or STYROFOAM to be in recycling, it is considered garbage

· Cardboard must be broken down & tied, no larger than 3’ x 3’ x 2’

NEW SITE HOURS (739-2808)

Effective April 1, 2012

- Tuesday to Friday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

- Saturday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm