Depots

#844 Bonnechere Valley Conversion to Rear Bin Packer Collection Truck

Conversion of current depot operations from open top rolloff collection to 8yd bins collected by a rear loading compactor truck. The conversion is expected to cost approx. $70,000 and will receive 47% funding from CIF with a payback of approx. 8 years. Project # 844 Proponent Township of Bonnechere Valley CIF Funding $34,170 Documents Final Report: Blue...

#818.6 Lanark Highlands Promotion & Education Initiatives

Delivery of a P&E campaign to increase participation and diversion rates. In an attempt to increase participation in depot recycling, the Township installed new signage at three sites, including directional signage. Signage provided clear instructions on what was accepted at each location. Project # 818.6 Proponent Township of Lanark Highlands CIF Funding $5,000 Documents Final Report: Small...

#672.12 West Nippissing Small Program P&E Plan

CIF assisted smaller municipalities with promotion and education to promote recycling programs. West Nippissing used fliers and new signage to reduce contamination and increase participation rates. Participation increased from 50% to 62% and tonnage increased 10%. Project # 672.12 Proponent Municipality of West Nippissing CIF Funding Documents Final Report: Small Program P&E Plan Implementation

#819.6 McNab/Braeside Small Program P&E Plan

CIF assisted smaller municipalities with promotion and education to promote recycling programs. McNab/Braeside installed new signage at the recycling depot with goal of reducing contamination and increasing diversion. New signs reduced contamination fines and lowered staff time spent sorting recyclables. Project # 819.6 Proponent Township of McNab/Braeside CIF Funding Documents Final Report: Small Program P&E Plan...

#553.10 Killaloe, Hagarty and Richards Township Promotion & Education

CIF assisted smaller municipalities with promotion and education to promote recycling programs. Killaloe, Hagarty and Richards implemented a communication plan to increase depot recycling, including new signage to help residents know where/what is recyclable. The signs indicate sorting requirements with images and text based support. Blue Box diversion rate...

#706 Muskoka District Waste Recycling Strategy Development

Strategy discusses the plan to install eight additional solar powered compactors in depots and the associated costs. Recommendations include purchasing additional compactors for depots, dropping bag limits to one and modifying depot hours to better accommodate seasonal population. Project # 706 Proponent District Municipality of Muskoka CIF Funding Documents Final Report: Waste Recycling Strategy for the...