Posts Categorized: Waste Management

Clear Bag Town Hall Information Session

Warsaw, ON – The Township of Douro-Dummer would like to invite residents and businesses to the Clear Bag Town Hall Information Session being held at the Town Hall in the Hamlet of Warsaw this Thursday, November 16th, from 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The Town Hall is located at 894 South Street, Warsaw. This Session… Read more »

Clear Garbage Bag FAQ

Staff with the Township of Douro-Dummer have prepared a list of Frequently Asked Questions (pdf – 245KB) for the Clear Garbage Bag Program. If you have more questions or need clarification, please let us know! We can be contacted at the office Monday to Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. by… Read more »

Thanksgiving 2017 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Thanksgiving 2017 Garbage and Recycling Collection Schedule (pdf – 143KB) 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,… Read more »

Clear Garbage Bags Mandatory in Douro-Dummer Starting January 2, 2018

The Township of Douro-Dummer will be moving to mandatory clear garbage bags beginning January 2, 2018. Clear bags will be required for both curbside pick-up and transfer station drop-off. Bags may not contain any recyclable material, compostable material, or hazardous waste. Recyclable material must be placed in Blue boxes for curb side pick-up each week… Read more »

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 »