Canada Day waste collection changes

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Garbage collection staff and truck

Peterborough, ON - Garbage, recycling and green waste will not be collected on Canada Day, Wednesday, July 1, 2020. Collections for this date will move to Monday, June 29.   

Residents who normally have Wednesday collection must have their garbage, recycling and green waste set out to the curb by 7 a.m. on Monday, June 29. All other collections that week will remain unchanged. 

Residents are asked to call the City of Peterborough Waste Management Division at 705-742-7777 ext. 1657 if they have any questions or concerns. 

This information is also available on the City of Peterborough website

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For further information, members of the media are invited to contact the undersigned: 

Janelle Carey, Waste Diversion Coordinator 

Utility Services Department  

City of Peterborough 

705-742-7777 ext. 1891 

Toll-Free: 1-855-738-3755 ext. 1891