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The Wingham Landfill will be CLOSED on Good Friday (April 19, 2019). We will re-open Saturday morning at 9:00am. 

 

There will be a hazardous Waste Depot in Wingham on Saturday, June 15 2019, at the Wingham Public Works Shed (441 Josephine St.) from 8:00am-4:00pm.  

For the 2019 Curbside Collection Schedule please click here: 2019 SCHEDULE

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All material must be placed curbside in proper paper organic yard waste bags before 7:00am on the specific collection date(s) outlined above. Bags must not exceed 45lbs. 

LANDFILL SITES

Wingham Landfill Site - 39601 Reid Road

Location: The Wingham landfill site is located south of Wingham at 39601 Reid Road; travelling from Wingham South on London Road, turn right onto Reid Road and the landfill is on the left at Currie Line.

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday & Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am - 2:00pm

Materials accepted free of charge:  recyclable materials (blue box materials), clean wood, compostable materials, fill clay, topsoil or mixed soil, metal, and tires.  These items must be separated and the Attendant on duty will direct you to the individual collection sites on location.  Unseparated loads will be turned away.

*Note: All fridges, freezers, air conditioners, humidifiers, water coolers and any other appliances must be tagged FREON FREE. 

Wingham Landfill Disposal Fees:

As per Schedule of Fees (By-law # 113-2017):

Opening and Closing Fees  
Initial Fee $  100.00
per hour charge $    45.00
Waste Disposal Fees  
Minimum Charge (under 125kg) $    10.00
Sorted - per tonne $    95.00
Unsorted - per tonne $  180.00
Concrete - per tonne $    95.00
Brick - per tonne $    95.00
Asphalt Shingles - per tonne $    95.00
Wood - per tonne $    95.00
Mattresses - per piece $    15.00
Furniture- per piece $    20.00
Bag Tags  
Each tag $     2.50
Recycling Materials  
Compost Not accepted
Bale Wrap Not accepted
Fill Clay Not accepted
Top soil/Mixed Soil Not accepted

All tipping fees must be paid at the landfill site. 

Residents are advised that no refrigeration units will be accepted at the landfill sites unless they are tagged by a qualified technician.

 

 NOTICE:

The Township of North Huron in the past relied on a recycling company, Switch Energy Corp, to remove loose bale wrap collected at landfill sites. This service is no longer being offered at the landfill locations, effective immediately, but is still being conducted directly through Switch Energy Corp.

Farmers and businesses wishing to recycle plastics can contact Switch Energy Corp directly at 519-482-7561 or visit their website at http://www.switchenergycorp.com/BaleWrap.aspx to learn more about how this program works.

 

E-waste Program at Wingham Landfill Site

Electronic waste items will now be accepted at the Wingham Landfill Site in North Huron free of charge.

View a list of accepted materials

Please Note: Batteries, Lamps and Light fixtures/christmas lights are NOT accepted.

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Hazardous Waste

The County of Huron Household Hazardous Waste Program is an opportunity to dispose of potentially dangerous wastes in an environmentally safe manner at no cost to you. 

The Hazardous Waste Facility is located:

Mid-Huron Recycling Centre

37506A Huron Road (Hwy 8)

Holmesville, ON

Hours: Tuesday - Friday, 8:00am - 1:00pm

  

For more information visit

https://www.huroncounty.ca/public-works/waste-management/

or call 519-524-8394 ext. 3504 

SERVICES PROVIDED BY EnviroSystems Inc.