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Waste & Environment

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Click here for Landfill & Recycling Updates 2018 

Landfill Fees

The Municipality of West Grey provides curbside collection for garbage & recycling.  

CLEAR OR TRANSPARENT BAGS must be used for garbage with a maximum 40 lb. limit.  One smaller coloured bag may be used to conceal any personal products.A West Grey bag tag MUST be attached to each garbage bag.

Blue boxes or any tote may be used for recyclables. No tags required. Do not bag your recycling. Bagged recycling cannot be easily processed.  All recycling materials must be clean & clear of all residue, otherwise contents will be rejected. 

Place recyclables & garbage visible & accessible at curbside by 7:00 a.m. 

Landfill Site Locations & Hours (closed on Stat Holidays)

Durham Landfill Site

  • Address:      590 Park St 
  • Directions:  From Garafraxa St S, turn west onto Park St

Thursday       8:00 am - 5:00 pm    
Friday             8:00 am - 5:00 pm     
Saturday        8:00 am - 4:00 pm      

Normanby Landfill Site (Waste & Recycling Transfer Station ONLY)

  • Address:      221291 Grey Rd 9
  • Directions:  From Grey Rd 3, (north of Ayton), turn west onto Grey Rd 9

Saturday      8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Bentinck Landfill Site

  • Address:      114079 Grey Rd 3
  • Directions:  From Grey Rd 4, turn north onto Grey Rd 3

Saturday       8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Note:  Landfill Site Closed on Statutory Holidays

What is Recyclable at curbside?

  • Glass bottles & jars (food & drink), rinse/clean
  • Dairy, juice containers 
  • Aluminum & steel cans (food & drink)
  • Plastics: # 1-4,  6-7. # 5 not accepted
  • Papers, newspapers, books (hard covers removed)
  • Cardboard - flattened & tied in bundles. Remove plastic liners.

All recylcing materials must be clean and clear of all residue, otherwise contents will be rejected.
Do Not Include: food waste, Styrofoam of any kind, plastic wrap & film.  These products will be treated as household waste and must be bagged and tagged. 

Free Service at West Grey Landfill Sites

E-Waste: Electronics (i.e., computers, monitors, microwaves, TV's, etc.)

Used Tires: All tires (rimless) Non-commercial residents ONLY

Scrap metal

Used clothing: Place in clear plastic bags & deposit in marked bins.

Bale Wrap- not accepted as recycling. Fees will apply. 


 

Related Bylaws

2018

112-2018 Garbage fees bylaw (repeals Bylaw 68-2015)

2016

53-2016 Amend Bylaw 68-2015 - Garbage Collection & fees

53-2016 Amend Bylaw 68-2015 - Garbage Collection & fees

2015

Bylaw 68-2015 Waste Disposal & Garbage Collection By-law

Bylaw 68-2015 Waste Disposal & Garbage Collection By-law