Posts Categorized: Waste Management

Family Day 2018 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Family Day 2018 Garbage and Recycling Collection Schedule (pdf – 116KB) Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday Collection is cancelled. 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… Read more »

Recycling Collection on Monday, January 29, 2018

Road conditions posed some challenges for Monday recycling collection (January 29, 2018). The roads impacted included Little Chipmunk Road, Lake Edge Road, Miles Shore Road, Golf Course Road, and many private roads. If you did not receive recycling collection, please hold your material until next week or drop it off at the Halls Glen Transfer… Read more »

Waste Collection on Monday, January 15, 2018

Road conditions posed some challenges for Monday garbage collection (January 15, 2018). The roads impacted included Julia Shore Road East, South Bay Shore Road – only collected up to #1810, and Miles Shore Road. If you did not receive garbage collection, please hold your material until next week or visit Halls Glen Transfer Station. M&M… Read more »

Green “OOPS!” Stickers on Garbage

Township staff are travelling the garbage routes ahead of the garbage collection trucks to assess how residents and businesses are transitioning to the Clear Bag Program. Feedback to date is positive, a very large percentage of residents have made the transition–thank you for your efforts! Residents that continue to use opaque bags are being left green “OOPS!”… Read more »

“My Waste” App

The My Waste App gives you the power to use your smart phone to help sort waste into the appropriate stream. The app also offers an up to date calendar detailing collection dates, holidays, and special waste events in your area. The My Waste app is available through Google Play and the Apple App Store. Visit… Read more »

The Clear Bag Program is here!

Clear garbage bags are now mandatory in the Township of Douro-Dummer. Information is available online to help guide residents and businesses; documents such as  Clear Bag Set Out Options (pdf – 417KB) and Frequently Asked Questions (pdf – 331KB) *updated January 17th, 2018* are available on our Roads, Public Works and Waste Management webpages. The Searchable Waste Portal is… Read more »

2017 Holiday Schedule

The Municipal Office of the Township of Douro-Dummer will be closed beginning on December 22, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. and will re-open on January 2, 2018 at 8:30 a.m.  Please see Holiday Information (pdf – 883KB) for details regarding waste management, public skating, and the Douro-Dummer public library over the holidays. We wish you and your family… Read more »

Christmas 2017 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Christmas 2017 Garbage and Recycling Collection Schedule (pdf – 285KB) Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday (Christmas Day) recycling is cancelled. Tuesday to Friday recycling is bumped forward one day Christmas week. Monday to Friday recycling is bumped forward one day during the first week of January. If you have any questions or concerns,… Read more »

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 »