Environment

Posted Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Adopt A StreetA successful year for Cornwall’s Adopt-A-Street program drew to a close on Thursday, November 30th with an appreciation event for participants at the Benson Centre.
City Council members and City staff offered thanks and presented certificates of appreciation to the dozens of participants who were in attendance.
Residents Pam and Ray Carson – two key champions of the program – and several others were presented with City of Cornwall jackets as a token of...

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Posted Monday, November 27, 2017

CornwallThe City of Cornwall’s landfill (ECA# A480109) is approved by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change to accept solid, non-hazardous waste generated within the boundaries of the City of Cornwall for disposal and Municipal Hazardous and Special Waste (MHSW) generated from the City of Cornwall, South Stormont, North Stormont, South Glengarry, and South Stormont. The location of the City of Cornwall Waste Disposal Site and its approved service area (area from which it...
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Posted Monday, October 30, 2017

HalloweenThe City of Cornwall would like to wish all residents a safe and happy Halloween!
Once the ghoulish celebrations are over, make sure your Jack-O-Lanterns return to the patch.
Place your pumpkins out on their own at the curb on your regular collection day. Smaller pumpkins can be placed in a paper leaf and yard waste bag.
The pumpkins will be collected and composted along with leaf and yard waste at the City Landfill site.
Organic fall decorations such as corn stalks...

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Posted Monday, October 23, 2017

I Give A ShirtCornwallites proved they do give a shirt – in a big way.
The City of Cornwall’s first-ever I Give A Shirt campaign was held last week to help mark Waste Reduction Week and it was a huge success. A total of 310 bags of used clothing was collected from homes across the City to benefit the Agape Centre, Salvation Army and Serendipity Boutique.
Homeowners were invited to donate their gently-used clothes by placing it in a bag with a clearly marked tag on their...

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Posted Tuesday, October 03, 2017

I Give A ShirtThe City of Cornwall is marking Waste Reduction Week with the I Give a Shirt campaign.
From October 16th to 20th, residents are encouraged to donate their gently-used clothing items to local charities!
Simply place them in a bag at the curb on your regular collection day along with the adjoining tag (click on attachment below to print and cut out) and it will be picked up. Residents can also make their own tag to mark the bag. Collected items will be divided among Serendipity...

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