Spring "Big Garbage" Pick-Up: Thursday, May 31st, 2018

To: Eel Ground Residents

Re: Spring Garbage Collection “Big Garbage Day”

Dear members,

Please note, that the spring garbage collection for this year is scheduled for Thursday, May 31st, 2018. All household items such as appliances and furniture will be accepted.

Items that will NOT be picked up are as follows; paint cans, car parts, tires, propane tanks, Batteries, computers or any other toxic waste. *Tires can be returned to any tire dealer to be recycled.

Please note:

There will be a Household Hazardous Waste & E-Waste Collection: SATURDAY, May 26th, 2018 Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12 Noon. Location: Saint Mary's Catholic Parish, 360 Newcastle Blvd., Miramichi. You must transport your items to this location.

Examples of accepted items: E-Waste: Computers, Stereos, Televisions, Printers, Digital Cameras Household Hazardous Waste: Insecticides, Varnish and lacquers, Propane tanks, Pool chemicals, Batteries, CFL’s.

*If you would like to learn more about:  Recycling, Composting, Household Hazardous, Waste E-Waste etc. check out the "Greater Miramichi Solid Waste Services" Website at:

http://greatermiramichirsc.ca/en/solid-waste-services

Eel Ground Waste Transfer Station: Upon Completion of our Waste Transfer Station there will be an additional option for handling the disposal of White Goods, Recyclables, Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste. There will also be an area for leaf and yard waste composting. This facility will be for community use only. Details will follow closer to opening of the site. See our website for the site plan. www.egfn.ca