Waste Collection

Waste Collection

Waste Collection Guide

 

Garbage (One Bag limit), Recyclables (Blue and Grey Box) and Organics (Green Bin) are collected weekly. 

Yard Waste is collected seasonally, for four weeks in the spring and four weeks in the fall.  Spring yard waste collection occurs from May 2, 2016 until May 26, 2016. Fall yard waste collection occurs from October 17 until November 10, 2016, on your regular day of collection.  Collection is limited to 6 compostable bags or containers per week. Please have yard waste to the curb by 7:00am on your regular day of collection.  Do not place yard waste out for collection during other weeks - it will not be collected.  Oversized residential yard waste is not collected but can still be delivered to the Town Disposal Site free of charge. 

Christmas Trees - collection runs the first full week in January after New Years Day - ONLY.  On your regular day of collection.

Batteries - single use household batteries are now collection during the month of November from curbside.  Place batteries in a clear bag on top of the blue box during the month of November only - do not put loose batteries in the blue box. 

Curbside Battery Recycling Instructions

Bulky Items are not collected by the Town from curbside - but can be delivered to the Town Disposal Site fees may apply.

Hazardous Waste and Electronics are not collected by the Town from curbside - but can be delivered to the Town Disposal Site free of charge.  Hazardous waste drop off is limited to May thru September only.

 

Contacts

Infrastructure and Public Works Inquiries

Infrastructure and Public Works Inquiries
519-599-3131 x276
519-599-3131 x259
ipwinfo@thebluemountains.ca

Manager Solid Waste

Manager Solid Waste
519-599-3131 x238
managersolidwaste@thebluemountains.ca

Frequently Asked Questions

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