Environment

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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Posted Friday, September 22, 2017

Leaf and yard wasteThe fall leaf and yard waste collection period is now underway and it continues until Friday, November 24th.
Residents are asked to place their leaf and yard waste in paper bags prior to 7 am on their regular collection day for pick up by a separate designated truck.
The leaf and yard waste that is collected by the City is unloaded at the Landfill Site where it is turned over to create a rich compost material that is offered to residents free of charge for use in their...

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Posted Wednesday, August 09, 2017

City of CornwallThe Department of Infrastructure & Municipal Works is undertaking annual maintenance of its fire hydrants and watermains.
Fire Hydrants are tested to ensure they are ready should our Fire services need to use them and also for flushing the watermains. Testing ensures that hydrants are in full working order and verifies their flow capacity.
In order to determine that a hydrant is capable of meeting fire flow requirements, City crews must open the hydrants and discharge...

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Posted Monday, July 17, 2017

As of July 1st, additional tipping fees and surcharge fees will be applied to the following waste at the City Landfill Site:
Minimum Load (less then 150 kgs) = $10.00
Regular Waste = $75.00/tonne
Scrap metal Waste = $75.00/tonne
Uncontaminated Wood Waste = $62.00/tonne
Mixed Recycling Loads over 250 kgs = $45.00 per tonne
Mattresses & Box spring Surcharge = $10.00 per item
CFC White Good Appliances Surcharge = $25.00 per item
Tires...

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Posted Friday, April 21, 2017

Spring Clean Up WeekHundreds of Cornwall residents will be joining together to help beautify their community as part of the annual Spring Clean-Up Week.
Taking place from Saturday, April 22 to Friday, April 28, Spring Clean-Up Week encourages residents to show community pride by forming a team and helping to clean a park, boulevard or other public space during the course of the weeklong event. Teams who register online are eligible to win some great prizes.
Several teams have already...

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