Waste management facilities during the Stay-at-Home order

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Peterborough Landfill drop bins

Peterborough, ON - All City of Peterborough waste management facilities, including the City/County Landfill at 1260 Bensfort Rd, and the Recycling Facility and Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste Depot at 390 Pido Rd., remain open for essential trips during the provincewide stay at home order.

To protect employees and the community, the following public health measures are in place:

  • All staff and visitors must wear a face covering while on-site.
  • Visitors must practice physical distancing, remaining at least 2 metres from others who are not from the same household.

Additionally, the Peterborough City/County Landfill has implemented the following measures:

  • Payment by debit, credit or prearranged account is preferred.
  • The number of customers allowed on the drop-off platform and bins is limited.
  • During lineups, residents must stay in their vehicles and ensure that they are not blocking traffic on Bensfort Road.

Additional information is on the City’s website at peterborough.ca/waste.

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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