Thursday, June 25, 2009

City of Toronto - Garbage Disposal Information

Information as a result of the labour disruption
Garbage Disposal

The same information posted yesterday June 24th still applies, please click here to view the City's information posted yesterday.

June 25, 2009 - 5:40 p.m. Residential temporary drop-off sites

Nineteen drop-off sites are now available for use by residents only. These sites will be open 12 hours a day from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week. All residential waste will be accepted free of charge. All must be double bagged.

To determine the exact locations of the sites, please click on this map.
  1. Ted Reeve Arena Northeast corner of Main St. & Gerrard St. E.
  2. Eglinton Flats (1) Enter off Eglinton Ave., east of Jane St.
  3. Eglinton Flats (2) Enter off Emmett Ave., west of Jane St.
  4. Sir Casmir Gzowski Park Parking area south of Lake Shore Blvd. W., west of Sunnyside Park (must be east-bound on Lake Shore to access)
  5. Sunnyside Park Parking area south of Lake Shore Blvd. W., between Ellis Ave. and Colborne Lodge Dr. (must be east-bound on Lake Shore to access)
  6. Wishing Well Park In parking lot, north of 401, west side of Pharmacy Ave. (south of Sheppard Ave. E.)
  7. Etienne Brulé Park Old Mill Rd. at Catherine St., east of Humber River
  8. George Bell Arena 215 Ryding Ave., south of St. Clair Ave. W., east of Runnymede Rd.
  9. York Mills Arena 2539 Bayview Ave., enter off York Mills Rd., east of Bayview
  10. North Toronto Memorial Arena North of Eglinton Ave., east of Oriole Pkwy., enter off Edith Dr.
  11. Moss Park South of Shuter St., north of Queen St. E., west of Sherbourne St.
  12. North York Centennial Centre 580 Finch Ave. W., in parking lot
  13. Caledonia Park 1135 Caledonia Rd., in parking lot
  14. Earlscourt Park West side of Lansdowne Ave., north of Davenport Rd.
  15. Taylor Creek Park Enter off Haldon Ave., in parking lot at end of roadway
  16. Scarborough Arena 75 Birchmount Rd., in parking lot
  17. Villiers St. Paved roadway between Saulter St. and Cherry St.
  18. Christie Pits Enter off Crawford St., north of Bloor
  19. Highland Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant 51 Beechgrove Dr. In parking lot at end of Beechgrove Dr.

When looking at the map:

Click on one of the balloon icons on the map to see drop-off details. Click on the + sign in the upper left corner of the map to zoom in for a closer look at the map, or one of the little arrows to move around the map.

Map legend:

blue balloon with central dot: Transfer Station open 12 hrs./day 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
blue balloon: Transfer Station open 24/7
green balloon with central dot: Temporary garbage drop-off sites