Barrie. Municipal Office

Site: Barrie - 272 Ferndale Dr N

Service: Environmental Services - Landfill Site

Description (Service) Barrie residents must show photo I.D. as they enter the landfill site * all license plates must be visible or vehicle ownership must be presented at the "in-scale" * household waste must be transported in residential vehicles * for information on landfill tipping rates call 705-739-4219 or visit the City of Barrie website * City of Barrie residents can bring recycling to the landfill site however, the same sorting requirements curbside are in place at the landfill site and recyclables and yard waste must be separated from mixed loads of garbage to qualify for "No Charge" consideration * electronics, recycling, household hazardous waste, metal cardboard and off the rim tires are accepted at no charge  
Items banned from the landfill are waste from outside the City of Barrie, liquid or hazardous waste * refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, water coolers or dehumidifiers that have not had the CFCs (chlorofluorocarbons) removed (contact an appliance repair company for removal certification, or appliances containing CFC's can be brought to the Barrie Landill Site where they will be decommissioned by a licensed technician for a fee of $25 per appliance)  
Diaper Disposal Program: 
Effective May 1, 2015, residents can dispose of maximum 2 clear bags of diapers per week at the landfill (maximum weight: 20kg/bag) from May 1 to October 31 annually at no charge * bags must consist solely of diapers, proof of residency is required
Service Details
Public Comments Compost is available for residents to purchase at the landfill, Tuesday to Saturday 9 am-4 pm * residents must supply their own shovel and containers and are responsible for filling their own containers * proper footwear is recommended
Hours Tue-Sat 9 am-4 pm * the lane way to the landfill site can accommodate up to one hour's worth of traffic * due to high volume of traffic on Tuesdays and Saturdays, it is recommended that you arrive at the landfill site prior to 3 pm to ensure entry

Landfill closed on statutory holidays which include Good Friday, Canada Day, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and after noon on Dec 24 and Dec 31
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility City of Barrie residents, photo I.D. required and waste must be generated from within City of Barrie boundaries
Application Drop-in during hours of operation
Languages English
Fees Service - Call City of Barrie at 705-739-4219 or visit website for current fees
Address and Location
Site Location Located at 272 Ferndale Dr N of Edgehill Dr
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
272 Ferndale Dr N
Barrie, ON
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-739-4219
Fax 705-739-4251
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Primary Contact Mark Vandergeest, Supervisor, Landfill Operations; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 5829; Email:
Primary Executive Sandra Brunet, Manager, Environmental Operations; Phone: 705-739-4220 ext 6140; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 400 
Barrie, ON L4M 4T5

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