• COLLECTION ISSUES - Call Public Works at 705-745-1386
  • Ensure Garbage/Recycling/Green waste is at the curb by 7:00 am, but not before 6:00pm the preceding day. Remove empty containers from curb by 8:00pm of your collection day.
  • Acceptable Lifts are 22kg (50lbs) in weight and less than 1m (3ft) in length. Anything larger than these limits are considered a large article.
  • Next large article collection event is August 27Tags must be purchased by Thursday, prior to collection day, by 4:30 pm.
Large Articles - Sofa and Range The Large Article Events for 2018; April 23, May 28 , June 25, July 23, Aug 27, and Sept. 24.  For a fee, the City will pick up items larger than an acceptable lift. Arrangements can be made on line (see link below), or at the Public Works Yard (182 Townsend Street) or City Hall (500 George Street).
  • Cost is $20 for the first item and $5 for each additional item (excluding mattresses and box springs).
  • Mattresses & box springs are $20.00 each and do not count as first item.
  • Service for the collection must be arranged by 4:30 pm. on the Thursday prior to the event.
  • Building materials, automobile parts, televisions and monitors are not accepted at the curb.
  • Refrigeration items must have the Freon removed prior to collection (Ex. fridges, air conditioners & dehumidifiers etc).