• 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 April 29, 2019.  Payment must be made by the Thursday prior to collection (April 25th).  More details and dates for 2019 under On-Line Purchase.

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).  2019 collection dates and additional information found through On-Line Purchase.
  • 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.  Mattresses/boxsprings infested with bed bugs MUST be placed in clear bags; free bags available at City Hall and Public Works.
  • 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).