Posts Categorized: Waste Management

Service Suspended at the Halls Glen Transfer Station

To help protect the health and safety of our staff and community during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Township of Douro-Dummer is suspending operations at the Halls Glen Transfer Station effective Tuesday, March 24, 2020 until further notice. Residents are encouraged to use curbside waste & recycling collection services, which continue to be offered. Thank you… Read more »

Waste will be collected as usual on Family Day Monday

Waste (garbage and recycling) will be collected as usual on Family Day. For questions regarding garbage collection contact Waste of Connections of Canada (705) 742-4268 For questions regarding recycling collection contact Emterra (705) 742-3139 or the County of Peterborough (705) 775-2737 x 0      

Garbage Tonnage Decrease in 2018/19

It has been 2 years since the Township of Douro-Dummer implemented its Clear Garbage Bag Program and residents continue to shine when it comes to diverting household waste away from landfill. “It has made a real difference and Douro-Dummer residents should accept a large helping of thanks. Keeping material out of the landfill results in… Read more »

Request for Proposal (RFP): ES-2020-01 Curbside Waste Collection and Transporting Roll-Off Bins with Addendums and Notice of Extension

RFP for ES-2020-01 Curbside Waste Collection and Transporting Roll-Off Bins The Township of Douro-Dummer is requesting qualified bidders to submit a Request For Proposal (RFP) for Curbside Waste Collection and Transporting Roll-Off Bins. Sealed tender plainly marked “ES-2020-01 Curbside Waste Collection and Transporting Roll-Off Bins” will be received by the undersigned up to 12:00 noon… Read more »

Grier Drive Waste Collection Postponed

Collection on Grier Drive was postponed Monday, January 13th to Tuesday, January 14th 2020. Waste Collections of Canada apologizes for any inconvenience this might cause, questions can be directed to 705-742-4268.

Possible Delay for Monday Waste Collection on Private Roads

Monday collection of garbage and recycling on private roads may be delayed until Tuesday. If you have concerns please contact Waste Connections of Canada regarding garbage collection at (705) 742-4268. For recycling concerns please contact Emterra at (705) 742-3139.

Changes to 2019 Holiday Curbside Waste Collection and Transfer Station Hours

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 »