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CURBSIDE WASTE & RECYCLING COLLECTION

Set out your garbage by 7 am on your collection day. See below for collection schedules. We encourage you to recycle!

Follow these handy links for information on weekly curbside collection:

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Garbage Collection, Recycling Collection

OTHER RECYCLING & WASTE MANAGEMENT SERVICES

Battery Recycling
Electronic Waste
Household Hazardous Waste
Leaf & Yard Programs
Recycling Depots
Landfill

2017 SPRING LEAF & YARD WASTE CURBSIDE COLLECTION
This year's spring Leaf & Yard Waste Collection takes place between May 9 and 19, on your regular recycling day. For more information, visit our Leaf & Yard Programs webpage.
Spring 2017 Leaf & Yard collection grid

 


 

Waste Collection Maps, CALENDARS & REMINDERS

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With ReCollect, you can set up free, automatic waste & recycling reminders by phone, email, Twitter or text. To find your Area and Zone, just enter your address below. You can view or print your Waste Collection Calendar, and/or set up free reminders. For assistance, call Dispatchers at 625-2195.


2016 / 2017 WASTE COLLECTION CalendarsGarbage Calendar icon

If you know your Area and Zone, select your Calendar from the list below. To learn what your Area and Zone is, use the online tool above or contact our Dispatcher at 625-2195.

Download Your July 2016 to June 2017 Waste Management Collection Calendar
Area 1 Zone 1 
Area 1 Zone 2 
Area 2 Zone 1 
Area 2 Zone 2 
Area 3 Zone 1 
Area 3 Zone 2 
Area 4 Zone 1 
Area 4 Zone 2 

 

To receive a printed Waste Collection Calendar, contact 625-2195.


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SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT STRATEGY

The City of Thunder Bay has developed a Solid Waste Management Strategy (SWMS) to provide direction for optimizing current and future residential, as well as Industrial, Commercial & Institutional sector solid waste programs to best meet the city's needs over two decades. Visit our Solid Waste Management Strategy webpage for more information.


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City of Thunder Bay

Solid Waste & Recycling Services Section

Address: Victoriaville Civic Centre
111 Syndicate Avenue S
PO Box 800 
Thunder Bay ON P7C 5K4 
Tel: (807) 625-2195 (dispatch)
Fax: (807) 345-1909
Manager: Jason Sherband
Tel: (807) 625-3851
Email: jsherband@thunderbay.ca

 

Other Community Contacts:

EcoSuperior Environmental Programs 
Website: www.ecosuperior.org

GFL Environmental
Website: gflenv.com