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Peterborough Recycling Depot

Council News: Help our community reduce its use of single-use plastics

Posted on Thursday, 20 June 2019 10:24 AM

Peterborough, ON – Councillor Gary Baldwin, the Chair of Council’s Waste Management Portfolio, is calling on residents and business people to join a working group that will look...

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Green waste collection begins April 2, 2019

Posted on Thursday, 04 April 2019 04:16 PM

For immediate release
March 28, 2019

The City of Peterborough green waste collection begins next week on Tuesday, April 2. Leaf and yard waste may go out to the curb every week...

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Windy weather conditions and blowing recyclables

Posted on Sunday, 24 February 2019 12:00 AM

Peterborough, ON – Strong, gusty winds are forecast to continue throughout today and into tomorrow. To help minimize the amount of blowing recyclables, residents are asked to please...

Reusable Exchange Weekend July 12 - 14

Posted on Thursday, 11 July 2019 11:48 AM

Peterborough, ON – This Friday through Sunday is a Reusable Exchange Weekend. During these weekends you can put reusable items at the curb, free for the taking to anyone that is...

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Large article pick-up

Posted on Monday, 24 June 2019 09:23 AM

Peterborough, ON - The next large article pick-up is on Monday, July 29. 

For a fee, the City will pick up items larger than the weekly garbage allowance such as furniture...