Public Space Recycling – Peterborough

Projects Description

The City of Peterborough continues to develop its recycling system throughout its public spaces.  This current project involves the twinning of garbage and container only recycling containers along local trails in the City.  The project cost is expected to be approx $16,400 with CIF contributing up 41% of project costs.

Introduced recycling bins in trails in the City and followed public space best practices. Chose bins with convex lid and protective canopy to keep water and snow out. Conducted SWOT analysis on the bins and discuss signage and communications. Costs provided. No monitoring conducted.


Documents Final Report: Public Space Recycling
Blog Post
Related Projects Project #565.4
Categories Best Practices | Public Spaces |



More Information
Project # 565.7
Proponent Peterborough, City of
CIF Funding $6,712
Date Approved April 8, 2011
Date Completed January 18, 2012