Markham. City of

Site: Markham Civic Centre

Service: Recycling and waste management

Record Details
Office Phone 905-477-5530
Fax 905-479-7772
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Funding City / Town
Description (Service) waste, yard waste, recyclables management in Markham * recycling depots * blue box & composter distribution * waste management collection schedules * large appliances collection * scrap metal collection * garbage tags * education/public awareness and school programs ;

Waste collected every other week * must be in clear bags or garbage can, no bag limit, can use up to 4 privacy non-clear bags within clear bag * bulky items do not require special collection, place at curb on collection day;

Recycling and Organics Recycling and Organics are collected weekly * organics in any bag, recycling loose in recycling bin only;

Textile recycling textiles not permitted in curbside waste collection * textiles include all clothing and shoes for adults, children and babies, including personal items such as bathing suits, bathrobes and undergarments, accessories such as, purses, belts, jewellery and hats, household items such as bedding, towels, curtains, pillows and sleeping bags * place textiles in Markham branded textile donation bins in safe and convenient locations such as fire halls and community centers, full list of locations on website;

What Goes Where tool tool on website to find out where to put items including location information and instructions; Yard Waste leaf and yard material is collected every other week from April to December, lawn clippings are not accepted in yard waste or waste collection * yard waste is accepted in Kraft paper bags, open rigid containers or bushel baskets, yard waste not accepted in plastic bags;
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Year round
Areas Served Markham
Eligibility see website for materials accepted for curbside collection, textile recycling and other services * for City of Markham residents
Application No application required * Garbage must be set out at curb by 7 am on collection day but not earlier than 7 pm the day before collection * appliance and scrap metal collection call 905-477-5530
Languages English
Fees None ; fees may apply for special collection
Located In Community Markham
Address & Map
Markham Civic Centre
101 Town Centre Blvd
Markham, ON L3R 9W3
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Intersection Warden Ave and Hwy 7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Recycling ; Refuse Collection
Print Material Mission Green Newsletter


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