Intermittent overnight track work between Bathurst St. and St. Clair Ave.

Posted on July 15, 2015

via Metrolinx:

“Intermittent overnight track work between Bathurst St. and St. Clair Ave.

For the next 2 to 4 weeks there will be intermittent overnight track work from Monday to Friday between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. There is a possibility the work may extend into the weekend. The work will occur between Bathurst St. and St. Clair Ave. We can only complete this work during the night when there is reduced train activity. Expect to see lighting and track surfacing equipment as crews move along the rail corridor. Some noise and vibration can be expected when this work passes through your area. We apologize for the inconvenience.”

Waste Reduction

Posted on July 15, 2015

What’s in your Garbage Bin?

City reports show that many garbage bins are filled with only about a third real garbage. Did you know…

These go in the garbage     These go in the blue bin
·   Cereal liners ·     Milk bags (inner & outer pouch)
·   Aluminum foil ·     Aluminum plates and trays
·   Snack food bags (chips, peanuts, cookies, etc.) ·     Clear takeout food containers

What does your garbage bin cost?

Small bins
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If you switch to a small garbage bin, you

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Medium bins
Yearly fee: $88.73

 …Save $236.76!

Large bins
Yearly fee: $247.39

…Save $332.97!

Extra-large bins
Yearly fee: $343.60

Reducing your garbage will lessen your impact on the environment and save you money.

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You can downsize your garbage bin, and upsize or order an additional recycling bin for FREE!

Call 311 or email today to make the switch.


July 2015