Posts Categorized: Waste Management

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 »

Easter Weekend Garbage and Recycling Collection

Please note the following; Recycling Collection: Good Friday (March 30th) recycling collection is cancelled. Easter Monday (April 2nd) collected as usual. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact BFI at 705-742-4268. Garbage Collection Good Friday (March 30th) garbage collection is moved to Thursday, March 29th. Easter Monday (April 2nd) collected as usual. If… Read more »

Grace Period for Clear Garbage Bags ending March 12, 2018

The grace period for residents and businesses to transition to clear garbage bags in the Township of Douro-Dummer will come to an end on Monday, March 12, 2018. Starting on this date, opaque garbage bags will not be collected at the curb nor will they be accepted at the Hall’s Glen Transfer Station. Curbside waste collectors and… Read more »

Peterborough County Waste Management Master Plan Survey

Peterborough County is asking residents to provide ideas which will be considered as they update their Waste Management Master Plan. Please take the time to let them know how you think Waste Management should look in the County of Peterborough through their short survey. Don’t forget to use the Searchable Waste Portal to help sort your household wastes… Read more »

Family Day 2018 Recycling & Garbage Collection

Family Day 2018 Garbage and Recycling Collection Schedule (pdf – 116KB) Please note the following: Recycling Collection: Monday Collection is cancelled. 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… Read more »

Recycling Collection on Monday, January 29, 2018

Road conditions posed some challenges for Monday recycling collection (January 29, 2018). The roads impacted included Little Chipmunk Road, Lake Edge Road, Miles Shore Road, Golf Course Road, and many private roads. If you did not receive recycling collection, please hold your material until next week or drop it off at the Halls Glen Transfer… Read more »

Waste Collection on Monday, January 15, 2018

Road conditions posed some challenges for Monday garbage collection (January 15, 2018). The roads impacted included Julia Shore Road East, South Bay Shore Road – only collected up to #1810, and Miles Shore Road. If you did not receive garbage collection, please hold your material until next week or visit Halls Glen Transfer Station. M&M… Read more »