Posts Categorized: Waste Management

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 »

Garbage Collection: 7th Line Road South Dummer

Garbage collection for the residents on 7th Line Road South Dummer (on the dead end portion that extends north off of Dummer-Asphodel Road)  will take place tomorrow, Wednesday, April 3, 2019. Please bring your garbage in for the night and have it back on the curb by 7:00 a.m. tomorrow for collection. We apologize for… Read more »

Garbage and Recycling Collection for Monday, March 18, 2019

Garbage and recycling were not collected on the following roads today: Julia’s Creek Road Puffers Shore Road East & West Miles Road, Miles Shore Road East, & Miles Shore Road West Residents on affected roads can put out double the allowed garbage next week, Monday, March 25, 2019. Recycling can also be dropped off free… Read more »

Garbage and Recycling Collection for Friday, March 15, 2019

Recycling and garbage collection teams are running behind today, Friday, March 15, 2019, by 2 – 3 hours. It is anticipated that all recycling will be collected by the end of today. Garbage that remains at the curb after 5:00 p.m. today should be brought in for collection next week, Friday, March 22, 2019. Affected… Read more »