Posts Categorized: Waste Management

Bulky Plastics at Halls Glen Transfer Station

A bulky plastics bin is now in place at the Halls Glen Transfer Station! Please visit under the Bulky Plastics Recycling section for a complete list of what can and cannot be recycled in these bins, as well as alternate locations for bulky plastic collection.   Don’t wait to drop off your bulky plastics,… Read more »

Recycling – Know B4 You Throw!

Contamination is hurting the recycling program worldwide. “Contamination” in the blue box refers to anything that does not belong in the blue box, such as wood, clothing, and scrap metal. Common contamination is explored in this video from the County of Peterborough. A list of items that belong in the garbage can be found at… Read more »

2019 Victoria Day Long Weekend Garbage and Recycling Collection

Please note that curbside recycling and garbage will be collected as usual on Monday, May 20, 2019. If you have any questions, please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-742-4268. The Halls Glen Transfer Station hours are not affected by the Victoria Day long weekend: Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00… Read more »

Part-time Employment Opportunities at the Township

Part-time Positions Available! All applicants must possess a valid Driver’s Licence (minimum “G” level) and have their own transportation to and from work. Hours of work will vary depending on the nature of the work assigned. All successful proponents will be required to provide a Criminal Record check. For further information, please call the Municipal… Read more »

2019 Easter Weekend Garbage and Recycling Collection

Please note the following changes regarding waste collection for the 2019 Easter long weekend: Recycling Collection: Good Friday (April 19, 2019) recycling collection is cancelled. Easter Monday (April 22, 2019) recycling is collected as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-742-4268 or the County of Peterborough… Read more »