Posts Categorized: Waste Management

Leaf and Yard Collection Schedule for 2017

Leaf and yard collection occurs in October through to November, please read Leaf and Yard Collection Fall 2017 (pdf – 452KB) to determine your pick up weeks. For details on how to bundle your material and maps visit the Peterborough County Recycling and Garbage page, scroll down and expand “Curbside Leaf and Yard Collection” and click on… Read more »

Labour Day 2017 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Labour Day 2017 (pdf – 156kb) Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday Collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact BFI at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection: Monday Garbage Collection is moved to Tuesday and Tuesday Garbage Collection is moved to Wednesday. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact M&M Disposals… Read more »

Shingle and Drywall Disposal

Effective September 6th, 2017 shingles and drywall will no longer be accepted at the Halls Glen Transfer Station. These materials can be taken to M & M Disposal’s transfer station at 348 County Road 6. M & M Disposal’s transfer station is open to the public Monday to Friday 7am – 5pm.

Waste Collection for the August 7th Civic Holiday Weekend 2017

August 7th Civic Holiday Weekend 2017 Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday Collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact BFI at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection: Monday Garbage Collection is moved to Tuesday and Tuesday Garbage Collection is moved to Wednesday. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact M&M Disposals at… Read more »

Canada Day Weekend 2017 Waste Pick-Up

Recycling Collection No changes, collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact BFI at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection No changes, collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact M&M Disposals at 705-652-3505. The Township of Douro-Dummer wishes everyone a safe and happy Canada Day long weekend! Canada Day… Read more »

Kitchen Scraps & Compost

Did you know that your kitchen scraps and compost can be dropped off at the Hall’s Glen Transfer Station or composted in your back yard? Both options help decrease the amount of waste going to landfill sites AND provide us with usable material to augment soil. By removing organic waste from your curbside garbage, you are also helping… Read more »

Waste Collection Victoria Day Long Weekend

Public Notice Victoria Day Weekend 2017 Monday, May 22, 2017 Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Victoria Day (May 22) Collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact BFI at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection: Victoria Day (May 22) Monday Garbage Collection is moved to Tuesday and Tuesday Garbage Collection is moved to… Read more »

Spring Leaf and Yard Collection

Free spring collection of leaf and yard material will occur in Bridgenorth, Donwood, Havelock, Keene, Lakefield, Lang, Millbrook, North Monaghan, Norwood and Woodland Acres & Terraview Heights. Accepted items include: leaves, brush, branches, hedge, tree trimmings and house and garden plants. Brush and branches may be bundled with strings no larger than 1m x 30cm… Read more »

Public Notice – Easter Weekend Garbage and Recycling Collection

Public Notice – Easter Weekend 2017 – April 14 to April 17 Please note the following; Recycling Collection: Good Friday (April 14) recycling collection is cancelled. Easter Monday (April 17) collected as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact BFI at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection Good Friday (April 14) garbage collection is moved… Read more »

Public Notice regarding Waste Collections for the Christmas Holidays 2016-2017

Public Notice regarding Waste Collections for the Christmas and New Year Holidays 2016-2017 Please note the following: Halls Glen Transfer Station The Transfer Station will be closed Sunday, December 25, 2016 and Sunday, January 1, 2017. Recycling Collection Boxing Day (Monday, December 26) Collection will be cancelled. If you have any questions or concerns, please… Read more »