CJOB News Team reporting
It's proven to be very successful in the past and the city of Winnipeg is doing it again..
Compost bins are going on sale this Saturday, May 12th at a ‘Down to Earth’ price
The sale will run from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (while quantities last), rain or shine, at the following locations:
Garden City Shopping Centre 2305 McPhillips Street along Kingsbury Avenue behind Canadian Tire
Polo Park Shopping Centre 1485 Portage Avenue along St. James Street across from The Bay
Toys R Us 1560 Regent Avenue West, in the parking lot next to Regent Avenue
St. Vital Centennial Arena 580 St. Anne’s Road at Meadowood Drive
The Earth Machine compost bin, valued at $100 each, will be sold at a reduced price of $30 each. Rain barrels (208 litres), valued at $120 each, will also be available at a reduced price of $50 each. All sales are final and there will be no refunds.
Composting experts are at each of the sale locations to answer questions. For information on composting, call the Green Action Centre Composting Infoline at 204-925-3777, or visit greenactioncentre.ca
More than 43,000 compost bins have been sold since the annual one day sale began in 2002.
For more information on the one-day compost bin sale, please call 311.