Expansion of Blue Box Collection

Projects Description

Funding support to develop collection services RFP resulted in award of 7 year contract to BFI Canada (formerly WSI) with an approximate value of $10 million to start April 1, 2011 for the collection of Blue Box recycling and pilot curbside organics in one village. County staff worked with BFI to optimize collection routing into zones rather than routes based on municipal boundaries; resulted in increased efficiency in collection and simplified services.

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Project # 235
Proponent Peterborough, County of
CIF Funding $15,000
Date Approved December 7, 2009
Date Completed January 1, 2011