Barrie. Municipal Office

Site: Barrie - 272 Ferndale Dr N

Service: Environmental Services - Garbage Collection

Description
Description (Service) Barrie households serviced under the City of Barrie municipal curbside collection program receive 2 bags or 2 cans garbage pickup every other week, unlimited organics and recycling continue to be picked up weekly * consult your Waste Management Calendar or the City of Barrie website for your collection schedule * garbage bags or cans may not exceed 20 kg or 45 lbs, the maximum weight per bag or can * additional bags or cans will be collected if one (1) tag is purchased and attached to the additional bag/can * tags are to be placed around the neck of the garbage bag or on the top of the garbage inside the can (NOT on the can itself)  
 
Bulky items such as furniture, appliances, and construction and renovation wastes will NOT be collected by the curbside garbage contractors * call 739-4219 and select option #4 for more information on how bulky items can be disposed of 
 
Residents can use any of the following options for disposing of bulk items:  
* Contact local charities to receive or collect reusable items  
* Contact local private haulers that provide junk removal services for a fee  
* Participate in the annual Free Goods Exchange Day, held on the second Saturday of June each year (residents must remove items that are not collected by 9 p.m. that day)  
 
All items placed out for collection must be contained in a standard size garbage bag or can, garbage cans MUST have handles and be designed to be manually collected * garbage must be curbside by 7 am to guarantee collection 
 
When placing sharp items (i.e. broken glass, fluorescent tubing and nails) in the garbage, please ensure that they are wrapped in a protective material such as newsprint before disposing of the items into the garbage so they do not present a safety hazard to the collectors * as a courtesy to the garbage collectors, please label all garbage units that may contain a potential safety hazard
Service Details
Public Comments Barrie households serviced under the City of Barrie municipal curbside collection program receive 2 bags or 2 can garbage pick up every other week * unlimited organics and recycling continue to be picked up weekly
Hours Curbside Collection: Residents are required to place garbage at curbside on their collection day by 7 am to ensure collection * collection trucks will not be sent back into areas where these materials have been placed out late

No collection on statutory holidays * when this occurs, collection will be one day later for the remainder of the week * collection does occur on Boxing Day, Remembrance Day and Easter Monday

Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Barrie residents
Application Put garbage out by 7 am on scheduled collection day
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Landfill Site
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
272 Ferndale Dr N
Barrie, ON
 
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Intersection Ferndale Dr N and Edgehill Dr
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-739-4219
Fax 705-739-4251
Website www.barrie.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CityofBarrie
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CityofBarrie
Primary Contact Tracy Quann-Strasser, Supervisor, Waste Diversion; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5822; Email: Tracy.Quann-Strasser@barrie.ca
Primary Executive Sandra Brunet, Manager of Environmental Operations; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 6140; Email: Sandra.Brunet@barrie.ca
Alternate Executive Mark Vandergeest, Supervisor, Landfill Operations; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5829; Email: mark.vandergeest@barrie.ca
Mailing Address PO Box 400 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5

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