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Waste Disposal

Did You Know...

  • 70% of landfilled waste can be Reused or Recycled
  • 2/3 of household waste can be composted
  • 35% of municipal waste is packaging

Waste management practices are undertaken by the local municipalities.  The following sections provide information regarding the management of household waste.

Landfill Sites

Each municipality owns and operates a minimum of one landfill site.   Residents can bring their waste to the landfill site for final disposal and it is also the location for a number of waste diversion activities such as electronics and tire recycling.  The link below provides an overview of the landfill sites and the hours of operation.  Please contact your local municipality for more information regarding landfill site operations.

2016 Municipal Landfill Sites - Hours of Operation