Posts Categorized: Waste Management

Leaf and Yard Waste Pick-Up in Donwood

The fall 2018 leaf and yard waste collection in Donwood will occur on October 8th, October 15th, November 5th and November 19th. Please have leaf and yard waste at the curb by 7:00 a.m. on the allotted days. For more information please visit the County of Peterborough website.

Change of Waste Collection Company

As of Tuesday, September 4th, 2018 garbage will be collected by Waste Connections of Canada. Waste Collections of Canada, who already collect the Township’s recyclable material, purchased M&M Disposal earlier this year. Collection services will continue without interruption.  

Labour Day 2018 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday Collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Waste Connecitons of Canada 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 at 705-652-3505. The Township of… Read more »

August 6th, 2018 Civic Holiday Weekend Waste Collection

Recycling Collection No changes, collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection Monday, August 6th collection will move to Tuesday and Tuesday collection will move to Wednesday. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact M&M Disposals at 705-652-3505. The Hall’s Glen Transfer Station is… Read more »

Are you a Gold Star Recycler?

County recycling staff will be in your area this summer rewarding excellent recyclers with a Gold Star Blue Box sticker. Gold Star Recyclers will be able to enter into the grand prize draw, prizes include: Adventure pack at Escape Maze (2×2 person entrance) – Escape Maze Escape Maze is a fun, live, interactive game facility… Read more »

Canada Day Weekend 2018 Waste Collection

Recycling Collection No changes, collection as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Waste Connections of Canada at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection Monday, July 2nd collection will move to Tuesday and Tuesday, July 3rd collection will move to Wednesday. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact M&M Disposals at 705-652-3505. The Township… Read more »

Public Information Centres for the County Waste Management Master Plan – CANCELLED

**The July 6th & July 7th Public Information Centres have been cancelled, they will be re-scheduled to a later date as soon as possible.** The County Waste Management Master Plan provides direction in managing all waste until 2030. The current plan, completed in 2013, will be updated this year (2018). The updating process began in… Read more »

UPDATE: 2018 Leaf and Yard Material Collection/Drop-off

Collection of leaf and yard materials will occur in Donwood during the weeks of May 7, 2018 and May 28, 2018. Collection originally scheduled for the week of April 23rd has been cancelled due to the late winter storm. Please have leaf and yard materials out by 7:00 a.m. on the Monday of your collection week…. Read more »

Road Conditions Affecting Garbage and Recycling Collection in the Township of Douro-Dummer

Garbage and recycling collection in the Township of Douro-Dummer have been affected by the inclement weather and dangerous road conditions. Recycling collection has been cancelled for today, Monday, April 16, 2018. Garbage collection may not occur on some roads due to dangerous road conditions. Impacted residents and businesses (on the Monday routes) may put double… Read more »

Spring Roadside Clean-up

The Township of Douro-Dummer would like to extend a warm thank you to the residents and businesses that take the time to clean up sections of our roadways in the spring after the snow melts. If you or your group are planning a clean-up on a section of road, please alert staff at the Municipal… Read more »