City Services on Easter weekend

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Otonabee River at Hunter Street Bridge

Peterborough, ON - Many City facilities will be closed or operating under holiday hours on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5, 2021, in observance of Easter weekend.

City Hall

City Hall will be closed on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5, 2021. Online services are available at

Arenas Division

The Arenas division office will be closed on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5. Arena bookings and ice rentals booked during the period of April 1 to May 1, 2021 have been cancelled. A full refund or credit for all cancelled dates will be applied. 

The COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic will operate in the Evinrude Multipurpose Room for scheduled appointments only.


Peterborough Transit will operate on a holiday service schedule on Friday, April 2. There are no changes to weekend service schedules and regular service will operate on Monday, April 5. Please visit the website or call 705-745-0525 for detailed schedules.

Garbage and recycling collection and facilities

Curbside collection

Curbside waste collection for Friday, April 2, 2021 moves to Monday, April 5. Residents must have garbage and recycling at the curb by 7 a.m. on April 5. All other collection that week remains unchanged.


The City-County Landfill at 1260 Bensfort Rd. will be closed on Friday, April 2. It will be open on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., closed Sunday and open on Monday, April 5 from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Household Hazardous Waste Depot

The Household Hazardous Waste Depot at 400 Pido Rd. will be closed on Friday, April 2 and open Saturday, April 3 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. 

Sport and Wellness Centre

The Peterborough Sport and Wellness Centre will be closed starting on Friday, April 2, 2021. The Centre will remain closed during the province-wide shutdown. Find out more by visiting the PSWC website:

Peterborough Public Library

The Library will be closed from Friday, April 2 through Monday, April 5. Curbside pickup will not be available during this time. Curbside pickup and regular operations at the Library will resume Tuesday, April 6. For details, please visit

Art Gallery of Peterborough

The Art Gallery of Peterborough will be closed in accordance with the province-wide shudown. You can reach staff by calling 705-743-9179. Visit for more details.

Peterborough Museum and Archives

The Museum will be closed on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5. The Museum Gift Shop is open to visitors by appointment only, with bookings are available for Saturday April 3 and Sunday April 4. Please call the Museum at 705-743-5180 or book your appointment online

Provincial Offences Act office

The Provincial Offences Act office at 99 Simcoe St. will be closed on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5.

Social Services office

The Social Services office at 178 Charlotte St. will be closed on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5. Emergency shelter services remain open: call 705-926-0096 after hours, during weekends, and on holidays.

Child care centres

City-operated child care centres will be closed on Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 5.

Public Works

The Public Works phone at 705-745-1386 is answered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


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

Sharron Hayton, Customer Service Coordinator

City of Peterborough

705-742-7777 ext. 1868