Notification came from Emterra that due to poor road conditions there may be residents that do not receive collection today. Most notably may be hillside residents where the trucks are unable to safely stop and start. Updates on missed roads will be given as we receive them throughout the day today. Residents may be advised… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Waste Management
The following waste collection and drop-off changes will take place during the 2019 holiday season: Change to Garbage Collection Garbage collection that would usually be collected on Friday, December 27th, 2019 will be bumped forward one day to Saturday, December 28th, 2019. Questions or concerns regarding garbage collection can be directed to Waste Connections of… Read more »
The waste bin that was located at the Warsaw Public Works Garage to collect fall brush, leaf and yard waste has been removed. Brush, leaf and yard waste is not accepted at the Halls Glen Transfer Station. Residents with brush, leaf and yard waste to dispose of throughout the winter can take their waste to… Read more »
The Household Hazardous Waste Facility at 400 Pido Road will re-open November 7, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. Thank you for your patience while repairs were made to the facility.
Due to damage sustained in a wind storm last week the Household Hazardous Waste facility at 400 Pido Road is closed until further notice. Residents are asked to wait until the facility is re-opened to drop-off their household hazardous waste. Residents may direct their questions to the County of Peterborough at (705) 775-2737. Thank you… Read more »
From the Peterborough County Waste Management website: “Effective Friday, November 1st, 2019 curbside and depot recycling will be collected by a new contractor – Emterra. To find out more about what this change means for our residents or for answers to some commonly asked questions, please visit www.PTBOCounty.ca/contractchanges/” Do you have feedback or questions for… Read more »
Public Notice – Thanksgiving Day Weekend (pdf – 218kB) The Municipal Office will be CLOSED Monday, October 14, 2019. There are NO CHANGE to the collection of Recycling or Garbage as a result of the Thanksgiving Day Long Weekend. Please put your garbage and recycling out on your regular day. If your regular collection day… Read more »
The fall 2019 leaf and yard waste collection in Donwood starts next week! How to participate: Collect leaves, plants, brush and tree clippings in paper bags or reusable containers. Bundle branches no larger than 1m x 30cm (3′ x 1′). Place at the roadside before 7:00 a.m. on the Monday of your collection week. Donwood… Read more »
Clean Farms Ontario have organized pesticide and livestock/equine medication drop-off locations across Ontario. This is a one day event for farmers to dispose of unwanted pesticides and livestock medications free of charge. The closest locations to Peterborough County are: Cobourg at Northumberland Grain Cobourg – (519) 839-4861 Lindsay at Alliance Agri-Turf – (705) 324-7761 Drop-off… Read more »
Garbage and recycling collection on White Lake Road West beyond number 889 has been delayed due to road work. The collection company, Waste Connections of Canada, will attempt to return later today or tomorrow (Tuesday) morning. Please leave garbage and recycling out for this later collection.