From October 31, 2016 to April 30, 2017 blue box recycling collection will be bi-weekly. On May 1st, 2017 curbside recycling collection will return to a weekly schedule. A bag tag is not required for blue box recycling. For more information, please download the Blue Box Collection Schedule 2017.
Recycling boxes must be used for curbside pickup. They can be purchased for $8 at Shire Hall, 332 Picton Main Street, Picton, from 8:30am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday. Damaged blue boxes will be replaced free of charge. Bring your broken blue box to Shire Hall and trade it in for a new one.
Recycling will also be accepted at any landfill (open Saturdays, from 8-4). Large bags of paper, plastic or other recyclables, and blue box materials in quantities of more than three recycling bins must be dropped off at a landfill site.
Collection of blue box recycling is contracted to Quinte Waste Solutions. If your blue box is missed, please call 613.476.2148 x1023.