Tag Archives: waste collection

Old dumps a liability

November 3, 2013

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I have met some “old-timers” who remember taking their garbage in a wheel barrow down to the banks of Speed and Eramosa rivers to dispose of it in unofficial dumps.  The practice fell  our of favour about 50 or so years ago. The City has offered curb-side pick up of residential waste for many decades.  Some […]

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Condos and Carts

July 16, 2013

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Last night at the Corporate Administration, Finance and Enterprise Services Committee, we received a presentation from representatives of condominium owners.  The gallery was full. Simply put, some condominium owners are seeking a rebate on taxes.  This is not a new issue and the City’s response has been consistent and can be found on the website.  […]

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