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News Release: October 16, 2018

Where Does Your Waste Go? Find Out at Region of Peel Community Fun Day: October 20

BRAMPTON, ON (October 16, 2018) – Do you ever wonder where your waste goes after it’s picked up? Find out at the Region of Peel’s free Community Fun Day this Saturday, October 20 – from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Families and youth groups are welcome at the Peel Integrated Waste Management Facility, which is located at 7795 Torbram Road in Brampton. We have lots of fun and freebies for everyone.

Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, or have their written permission, to attend the event. No dogs allowed. Closed-toe shoes are recommended. The facility is wheelchair accessible.

What’s happening?

Check out our demonstrations and the facility where we sort your recycling. You can also learn how your green cart organic waste starts its journey to become compost.

See our collection vehicles and get free compost for a textile or food donation. There are also give-aways, a grand prize and barbeque (while quantities last).

The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for more than 1.5 million people and 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. Recognized as a leader in management and service delivery, the Region of Peel is the only government organization at any level to receive Excellence Canada's Platinum Award for Excellence, Innovation and Wellness®. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore and follow us on Twitter at @regionofpeel.

Media Contacts

Noelle Boughton
Communication Specialist,
Region of Peel
905-791-7800 x 4855