The Municipality's garbage and bluebox recycling collection services have been contracted to Bruce Area Solid Waste Recycling. If there are any concerns, please contact Bruce Area Solid Waste Recycling at 1-800-794-9770 or www.brucerecycling.com. View the interactive map to see which is your collection day

 Curbside Collection Info

Residents are required to have garbage at the curbside by 8:00 am. 

Garbage will be picked up on all statutory holidays, except for Christmas Day and New Year's Day. During a week that contains a statutory holiday, please place your garbage at the curbside by 8:00 a.m. on your normally scheduled collection day. The time of your collection may change, but the day will not change except for Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

All household garbage must be:

  • At the curbside by 8 a.m.
  • In acceptable containers
  • Maximum weight per bag is 11kg. (25lbs) per bag
  • Visible to drivers; not hidden behind a vehicle, snow bank or other obstruction
  • Must contain household garbage only; free of hazardous or construction waste
  • Have a bag tag affixed to each bag that is visible

 

Visit the Municipality of Kincardine's Waste Collection Schedule

 

Please note that drivers will not return to pick up missed garbage.

 

Seasonal Roads:

Lake Street: as per a motion passed by council on October 4th, 2021, garbage and recycling will be picked up bi-weekly, beginning November 1st, 2021 through to April 30th, 2022 after which, regular collection will resume with BASWRA.

Sunset Drive: as per a motion passed by council on October 4th, 2021, winter waste pick up by municipal staff will be discontinued.  Residents on Sunset Drive are to dispose of waste items at the corner of Concession 12 beginning November 1st, 2021 through to April 30th, 2022. 

 Reuse Building

The Reuse Building is an important asset in our community that helps keep items out of our landfills and into the hands of people who need them. It's affectionately known as “the Mall” and is located at the Kincardine Waste Management Centre (437 Sideroad 15, Armow).

 

The Reuse Building has reopened following the pandemic with modified service deliver to maximize the safety of patrons and staff.

 

HOURS: 

• Mondays,10am - 1pm
• Tuesdays,10am - 1pm
• Saturdays, 8am - 11am

 

ACCEPTED ITEMS

  • Houseware eg. dishes, pots, and pans   
  • House Decorations
  • Pictures
  • Toys
  • Tools
  • Books / Novels
  • Small furniture Items (discretion staff)

 

UN-ACCEPTED ITEMS

  • Stuff Toys
  • Pillows
  • Blankets
  • Fabric Furniture
  • Electronics
  • Broken or damaged items
  • Toilets
  • Sinks, mirrors
  • Magazines
  • Big Furniture Items 
  • Exercise equipment

Cleanfarms

Recycle your plastic twine, bale wrap, and silage bags/bunker covers through the Cleanfarms pilot project!

Free collections bags and material drop-off is available at the Kincardine Waste Management Centre.

For your material to be accepted for free, it must be prepared for recycling. This means it must be:

  • Separated by material type (no mixed materials)
  • Relatively clean of debris and dirt
  • In a collection bag that is tied shut, and no heavier than 50lbs

Only separated plastic twine, bale wrap, and silage bags/bunker covers are accepted in this pilot.

For more information, visit this Cleanfarms webpage.

This pilot is currently for Bruce County residents. You can view other collection sites in the County here.

Are you a farmer that uses more than 1 tonne of bale wrap or silage covers per year? Cleanfarms would like to speak with you about alternate collection models. Please get in touch by calling 1-877-622-4460 ext. 2240 or filling out this contact form.

 

 

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