Category Archives: Waste Management

Waste Carts and Cool Technology

It’s Year 2 and another round of Guelph residents are preparing to roll out their carts!   So far, the majority of current existing cart users are telling us they prefer the carts to the use of bags.   That’s good news.  … Continue reading

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What Should I Do With My Christmas Tree?

Guelph never ceases to amaze me! This is why we are the Most Caring City in Canada – a true community collaboration. Not sure what to do about your Christmas tree now that city collection has ceased? Don’t worry – … Continue reading

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“Be a Good Sort”

During the holidays, I noticed that my own family have become lazy sorters, so I reminded them (again) that it is important to keep recyclables out of the clear bag. “But it all goes to the same place, Mom,” they … Continue reading

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SUBBOR to Pay City of Guelph $2.5 Million

The following media release was sent out this evening…   SUBBOR to pay City of Guelph $2.5 million Settlement brings successful conclusion to court battle with SUBBOR, avoiding need for future court proceedings. GUELPH, ON, November 23, 2009 – The … Continue reading

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Region of Waterloo Organics Coming to Guelph

Dean Wyman, Manager of Solid Waste Services for the City of Guelph, announced some fantastic news today! When Council awarded the design-build contract to Maple Reinders to construct and operate the new Organic Waste Processing Facility, Council asked “with 20,000 … Continue reading

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