Large article pick-up - August 26, 2019

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Peterborough, ON - The next large article pick-up is on Monday, August 26, 2019.

For a fee, the City will pick up items larger than the weekly garbage allowance such as furniture and appliances. The cost for this service is $20 for the first item and $5 for any additional item. Please note that mattresses and box springs are $20 each and do not count as a first item.

The next collection date is Monday, August 26, 2019

Arrangements can be made online or in person at the City Hall Tax Office, 500 George St. N. and at the Municipal Operations Centre (Public Works) at 791 Webber Ave. Booking must be complete before Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.
Building materials, automobile parts, televisions and monitors are not accepted in this collection. Refrigeration items must have the Freon removed prior to collection.
The final large article collections in 2019 is Monday, September 30, 2019.

For further information, members of the media are invited to contact the undersigned:
Janelle Carey, Waste Diversion Coordinator
Infrastructure Planning Services
City of Peterborough
500 George Street North
Peterborough, ON K9H 3R9 
705-742-7777 ext. 1891
Toll-Free: 1-855-738-3755 ext. 1891