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Waste collection on Good Friday moves to Monday, April 13

Posted on Monday, April 06, 2020 11:02 AM

Garbage, recycling and green waste will not be collected on Good Friday, April 10, 2020. Collection for that day moves to Monday, April 13.  

Residents who normally have...

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Open-air burning not permitted within the City of Peterborough

Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 03:33 PM

Open-air burning is not permitted within the City of Peterborough at any time, as directed by the Ontario Fire Code.

This week, the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry announced...

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Heritage Preservation Office continues to support owners of heritage buildings

Posted on Thursday, April 02, 2020 02:15 PM

Peterborough ON - City of Peterborough Heritage Preservation Office staff continue to provide support for owners of heritage buildings during the COVID-19 pandemic, including processing...

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Green waste collection begins April 7, 2020

Posted on Thursday, April 02, 2020 11:36 AM

Peterborough ON - Curbside green waste collection begins on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Leaf and yard waste may go out to the curb every week for collection on regular collection days.

Green...

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Residents urged to stop flushing wipes

Posted on Thursday, April 02, 2020 10:37 AM

Peterborough ON - Wipes being flushed down toilets caused a clog in the City of Peterborough wastewater treatment plant system earlier this week. Residents are urged to dispose...