Garbage & Recycling

Waste Disposal Site

The Township Waste Transfer Site is located at 6663 Old Highway 2 (1/2 mile east of Salmon River Motel).  Please refer to the yearly Waste Disposal Bulletin for waste site regulations, Household Hazardous Waste Events and recycling information. 

  • Cost: $2.50 per bag | Household garbage only
  • Hours: Wednesday 12:00 - 4:00 | Saturday 8:00 - 4:00

 

 

Blue Box Pick Up Schedule 2017/2018

 

 

 

 

Zone 1 & 2 Mon

Mar

 

17

Apr

 

17

May

 

17

Jun

 

17

Jul

 

17

Aug

 

17

Sep

 

17

Oct

 

17

Nov

 

17

Dec

 

17

Jan

 

18

Feb

 

18

Mar

 

18

 

6

3

1

12

10

7

4

2

13

11

8

5

5

20

17

15

26

24

21

18

16

27

23*

22

19

19

 

 

29

 

 

 

 

30

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zone

3 & 4

Mon

 

 

13

10

8

5

3

14

11

9

6

4

15

12

12

27

24

22

19

17

28

25

23

20

18

29

26

26

 

 

 

 

 31

 

 

 

 

 30*

 

 

 

 * Please note the pick-ups for Dec 23rd & Dec 30th are Saturday dates, as the Mondays fall on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

 Zone Map of Tyendinaga Township

 

 
1. All roads south of Hwy 401
 
2. All roads north of Casey Rd / Melrose Rd & west of Read Rd
 
3. All roads south of Casey Rd / Melrose Rd / Kennelly Rd & north of Hwy 401
 
4. Casey Rd / Melrose Rd / Read Rd /
Kennelly Rd / Waddingham Rd / Hamlet of Lonsdale / and all roads north of before noted
Rds and east of Read Rd

Note:

Car batteries, unbroken fluorescent tubes & bulbs, computers & audio-visual equipment are accepted at the Household Hazardous Waste Events and at the Main Belleville Depot. 

 

Tire Program
Tires are accepted at the Waste Transfer Site for Township of Tyendinaga residents at NO CHARGE and NO LIMIT (without rims).


Waste Motor Oil
 - Residents can now dispose of waste motor oil, at no cost, by taking it to Shaw Auto Sales & Service, 416 Bridge Street East, Belleville, ON, K8N 1P8.  If you have a large quantity of waste motor oil, please call (613-966-8001) first to ensure they are able to accomodate the quantity.


Household batteries
are accepted at the HHW Events, the Main Belleville Depot and the following Belleville locations (for other locations please refer to
www.quinterecycling.org ) :
The Home Depot
The Source by Circuit City.

For a full list of all HHW events and what is accepted, click here.
 

TV and Electronic Collection
Waste electronics can be dropped off at the Waste Transfer site during its normal business hours - Wednesdays from 12-4pm and Saturday from 8-4pm.  Under the provisions of the Ontario Electronics Stewardship(OES), the Waste Transfer Site accepts televisions, radios, DVD players, VCRs, cell phones, speakers and telephones. For a full list of what is accepted please visit the
OES website.

 

Recycling

Tyendinaga Township contracts all recycling (& hazardous waste) activity through "Quinte Waste Solutions" (Centre & South Hastings Waste Services Board).  This organization is recognized as the leader in waste reduction programs throughout Ontario.  If you have any questions or concerns regarding any of the programs do not hesitate to call QWS at 613-394-6266 or 1-800-210-0762 or visit their website www.quinterecycling.org


Please use approved blue boxes for your recycling and have them out to the roadside by 7:00am.  Blue boxes can be purchased at the Tyendinaga Municipal Office at 859 Melrose Road for $8.00 each.

 Please complete a survey regarding recycling in our area at http://quinterecycling.org/online-survey/ .

Call Quinte Waste Solutions at 613-394-6266 for:

  • Answers to composting questions,
  • A copy of the "Compost Book",
  • Places you can buy a composters (Not available at the Tyendinaga Municipal Office).