City of Peterborough presents Large Item Waste Collection Booking Deadline

Date:Thursday, August 25, 2022
Time:4:30 p.m.
Location:    Peterborough City Hall (500 George St. N., Peterborough)
Cost:$30 for first item ($10 for any additional item), $30 for mattresses and box springs (do not count as first item)

For a fee, the City of Peterborough will pick up items larger than the weekly garbage allowance such as furniture and appliances. Large item date collection dates for 2022 are on the following six Mondays: April 25, May 30, June 27, July 25, August 29, and September 26. Collection must be booked by 4:30 p.m. on the Thursday before the collection date. Depending on the number of pick-ups scheduled, collection could take a few days to complete. Residents are asked to leave the items they have booked for pick-up at the curb. Refrigeration items must have the Freon removed prior to collection. Building materials, automobile parts, televisions and monitors are not accepted in this collection. These items can be disposed of at the Hazardous and Electronic Waste Depot at 400 Pido Rd.

For more information and to book a collection, visit www.peterborough.ca/pickup or by phone at 705-742-7777 ext. 1865.