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News release: January 18, 2021

Winter garbage exemption period is suspended across Peel Region

Brampton, ON (January 18, 2021) – The Region of Peel advises residents that the winter garbage exemption period, originally scheduled from January 25 to February 5, is suspended in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Residents are reminded that:

If residents have to dispose of excess garbage bags, they can take it to any Peel Community Recycling Centre, where disposal fees may apply. Residents are reminded that CRCs only accept credit and/or debit card. No cash accepted. Check for locations and hours of operation.

Residents are encouraged to check for information or sign up to receive free weekly waste notification reminders.

Media contacts

Sangeeta Sundaresan
Communication Specialist
Region of Peel
Tel: 437-225-4898

The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 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. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram