Muskoka District. Engineering and Public Works Department

Record #: MUS1302
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 18 Aug 2021


Description (Service) The Engineering and Public Works Department is responsible for:
  • Curb side garbage collection, recycling, green box program
  • Drinking water and sanitary sewage works
  • Treatment and disposal of sewage from septic and holding tanks
  • Collection, diversion and disposal of solid waste
  • Muskoka District roads
  • Management of the Port Carling Locks
For services including maintenance and construction of Muskoka District Roads, garbage collection and disposal call 1-800-281-3483

The District now accepts electronic equipment free of charge from Muskoka residents at selected waste depots including: obsolete computers, printers, scanners, monitors, home electronics such as stereos, VCRs, televisions and telephones.  Refer to website for electronic waste depots dates and times target=_blank>Click Here for Landfill and Transfer Sites

Service Details

Hours Labour Day-Victoria Day: Mon-Sun 8:30 am-4:30 pm; Victoria Day-Labour Day: Mon-Sun 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District
Eligibility Resident of the District of Muskoka
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Bracebridge
Address & Map
District Office; 70 Pine St
Bracebridge, ON
Canada P1L 1N3
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Intersection Taylor Rd and Pine St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-645-6764
Toll Free Phone 1-800-281-3483
Fax 705-645-7599
Primary Contact Fred Jahn, Commissioner of Engineering and Public Works; Phone: 705-645-2100 ext 267; Email:

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