Posts Categorized: Waste Management

“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. The Searchable Waste Portal is available through the Peterborough County Recycling and Garbage website, on it you will find the Waste Wizard which allows you to search by waste item to determine whether the item should go… 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 »

Thanksgiving 2017 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Thanksgiving 2017 Garbage and Recycling Collection Schedule (pdf – 143KB) Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday Collection as usual. 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 concerns,… Read more »

Clear Garbage Bags Mandatory in Douro-Dummer Starting January 2, 2018

The Township of Douro-Dummer will be moving to mandatory clear garbage bags beginning January 2, 2018. Clear bags will be required for both curbside pick-up and transfer station drop-off. Bags may not contain any recyclable material, compostable material, or hazardous waste. Recyclable material must be placed in Blue boxes for curb side pick-up each week… Read more »

Leaf and Yard Collection Schedule for 2017

Leaf and yard collection occurs in October through to November, please read Leaf and Yard Collection Fall 2017 (pdf – 452KB) to determine your pick up weeks. For details on how to bundle your material and maps visit the Peterborough County Recycling and Garbage page, scroll down and expand “Curbside Leaf and Yard Collection” and click on… Read more »

Labour Day 2017 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Labour Day 2017 (pdf – 156kb) Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday Collection as usual. 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 concerns, please contact M&M Disposals… Read more »