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Ward 30’s Annual Community Environment Day
September 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join Councillor Fletcher at Ward 30’s Community Environment Day
Find us at Jack Layton Way and Broadview Ave, just north of the Riverdale Library by Bridgepoint Hospital.
Drop off for hazardous waste
Shredding truck (free service)
Compost (with free delivery service compliments of Ward 30 Bikes)
Information about the City of Toronto’s solid waste programs
Kitchen containers available for $5 each
Community environment fair with over 15 groups:
- The Tool Lending Library
- Ward 30 Bikes (offering tune-ups and compost delivery)
- South Riverdale Community Health Centre- Healthy Kids programme
- Sheila Colla – pollinators
- Bike Share
- Riverdale Library
- The Pocket Community Association’s “Pocket Change”
and much more!
Notice About New Green Bins
- NO green bin exchanges will be available this year as the new style of Green Bin is being rolled out in Ward 30. Call 311 for more bin exchange information or click here.
Drop off for recycling or proper disposal:
- Electronic Waste (e.g., computer components, cell phones, small electronics, laptops, hand-held portables, monitors, printing devices, etc.)
- Household Hazardous Waste (e.g., cleaning supplies and solvents, motor oil, paint, batteries, E-cigarettes, old/unused medication, mercury thermometers / thermostats, pesticides, fluorescent and compact fluorescent bulbs, propane tanks, gasoline, inkjet & laser cartridges, etc.)
Donate items to local schools for reuse:
- Yarn, knitting needles, sewing notions, buttons and keys
- Children’s books, musical instruments
- CD’s, CD cases, 35 mm cameras
- Costume jewellery including broken, old watches
- Arts and crafts supplies–pencils, crayons, markers
- Corks, cork boards, clipboards
- Dress up clothing–costumes, prom dresses, uniforms
Donate items for reuse (please keep these separate from other items):
- Sporting goods (e.g., skates, hockey equipment, bikes, rackets, etc.)
- Books (excluding school/university curriculum books)
- Eyeglasses, walking aids, hearing aids, etc.
- Small household items (e.g., dishes, ornaments, kitchen utensils, artistic drawings, games, etc.)
- Textiles in good condition (e.g. clothing, linens, etc.)
- Non-perishable foods will be donated to a food bank
Note: You can recycle plastic shopping bag, foam polystyrene, empty paint and aerosol cans in your Blue recycling Bin.