BRAMPTON, ON. (Aug. 30, 2010) – The Region of Peel is offering residents a two-week Exemption Period for waste collection following Labour Day from Tuesday, Sept. 7 to Friday, Sept.17.
During the Exemption Period, residents may place unlimited quantities of acceptable waste at the curb on their scheduled waste collection day. No garbage tags will be required for this period only.
As part of the Two Bag Standard program, the Region of Peel offers three curbside waste collection Exemption Periods each year. The next Exemption Period occurs Monday, Dec. 27, 2010 to Friday, Jan. 7, 2011.
Residents should note that regular drop-off fees apply at all Community Recycling Centres during Exemption Periods.
The Region of Peel provides waste management services in the Cities of Brampton and Mississauga and in the Town of Caledon. For more information on these programs, call the Region of Peel at 905-791-9499 or in long-distance areas of Caledon call 905-584-2216, free of charge. Visit www.peelregion.ca/waste/.