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2016

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Helpful Phone Numbers

OPP – 888-310-1122

Intertownship Fire Department – 519-376-9933

Town of South Bruce Fire Department (for North Keppel) 519-534-1400 or after hours 1-866-864-4913

Police Services Board – Chair – Dick Beresford

Cemeteries

Mount Pleasant Cemetery – Contact Luke West 519-371-0558

Oxenden Cemetery – Contact Roger Ward 519-534-1231

Boyd Cemetery – Contact Roly Vachon 519-371-0771

Animal Control – Contact Todd and Renee Robins 519-372-1123

Road Conditions – Township of Georgian Bluffs – 519-376-2729

Grey County – 866-266-7569 www.grey.ca

MTO – 800-265-5407

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Waste/Recycling

Recycling

The Township of Georgian Bluffs contracts out the pickup of recycleable materials.  Blue Boxes are $9 and Composters are $44.50 plus HST and can be purchased at the Township office in Springmount.

A schedule and acceptable material list is set out on the calender below.

E-Waste

The Township landfill site has now qualified to take electronic waste free of charge as part of the Ontaraio Electronic Stewardship Program.  A full listing of acceptable materials can be found here - http://www.ontarioelectronicstewardship.ca/accepted-electronics-and-product-clarification/

Garbage Collection

In 2009 Council enacted By-law 74-2009 wherein each bag of garbage would require a tag.  These may be purchased at the office or various locations throughout the township.   As per the by-law, garbage must be at the curb on the day of pick-up by 7:00 a.m. not weighing more than 22kgs/bag.  A limit of 4 bags per collection has also been put in place.

Garbage collection is every week as follows:  Former Sarawak and Derby - Wednesday;  Former Keppel & Shallow Lake - Monday.

Household Hazardous Waste Days 2016

Hazardous waste materials should be taken to the Owen Sound HHW days at 1900 20th Street East.  Dates this year are:   

OPEN 9:00 AM TO 2:00 PM ON THE FOLLOWING SATURDAYS:

Saturday April 9, 2016

Saturday May 7, 2016

Saturday June 4, 2016

Saturday July 9, 2016

Saturday August 6, 2016

Saturday September 10, 2016

Saturday October 1, 2016

Saturday October 15, 2016

More information can be found on the City of Owen Sound site.  Please see below for the list of household hazardous waste materials which are accepted.

Long Term Waste Management Plan

The Township of Georgian Bluffs commissioned the development of a Long Term Waste Management Plan from Gamsby and Mannerow Limited. The draft plan was presented to the Township on September 4, 2009.

If you have any questions, please contact Operations Department at (519) 376-2729.

Landfill – 519-935-3247 open Monday, Wednesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Landfill Location – 340068 Stone School Road, north of Hepworth landfill@georgianbluffs.on.ca

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