Posts Categorized: Waste Management

Delay in Garbage Collection

Garbage collection is delayed today, Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018. Collection will continue to take place into the evening. Any questions can be directed to Waste Connections of Canada at (705) 742-4268.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection October 13, 2018

The Waste Management Division of the County of Peterborough is offering a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day at the Hall’s Glen Transfer Station on October 13th, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. During the event staff will be collecting accepted household hazardous waste only, such as: Aerosols Antifreeze Automotive fluids Batteries (all kinds) Cleaners (all kinds) Cosmetics/make-up… Read more »

Leaf and Yard Waste Pick-Up in Donwood

The fall 2018 leaf and yard waste collection in Donwood will occur on October 8th, October 22nd, 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 »