Is Peel Region garbage on strike?

Is Peel Region garbage on strike?

Posted Dec 9, 2021, 11:21AM EST. Last Updated Dec 9, 2021, 12:40PM EST. A garbage strike in Peel Region that affected thousands of residents has come to an end, Peel Public Works confirms with CityNews.

What areas of Mississauga are affected by garbage strike?

The strike impacts residents living in the southwest portion of Mississauga, the western half of Brampton and all of Caledon. “All we are asking is for the same deal that the other provider who does a third of the region gets,” Jason Ottey, who is a spokesperson for LIUNA Local 183, told CP24 on Monday morning.

Why is Peel garbage on strike?

The strike involves workers at Emterra Environmental, one of the region’s waste collection contractors. Jason Ottey, director of government relations and communications at LiUNA Local 183, told Global News the strike action comes after months of trying to negotiate a new collective agreement with the company.

Is Peel still picking up yard waste?

Yard waste is picked up anytime between 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. on your yard waste collection day. Check your collection calendar. Put your yard waste out by 7 a.m.

Is the garbage strike in Brampton?

Garbage strike ends in Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon.

Is there garbage collection in Mississauga?

Curbside collection and other garbage and recycling services for residents of Mississauga are managed by The Region of Peel. Visit for more information.

Is recycling on strike in Mississauga?

Recycling will not be picked up during the strike and residents are being asked to hold onto recycling “until further notice.” Bulky items and yard waste will not be picked up, but the Region said all Peel residents should still put garbage and organics at the curb on their designated garbage collection day.

How do I get rid of tree branches near me?

Option # 1: Dispose of Tree Branches At Your Local Dump Site As tree logs, branches and trimmings are biodegradable, you can dispose of them off at your local dumpster. You may have to rent a truck or dumpster services to do that.

Is yard waste being collected in Mississauga?

Mississauga yard waste collection begins March 7, with the cities of Brampton and Mississauga receiving weekly yard waste collection and urban areas in the Town of Caledon receiving bi-weekly yard waste collection.

Where can I throw garbage in Mississauga?

Peel Community Recycling Centres (CRCs) are disposal centres for household hazardous waste, garbage, recyclable, and reusable items. To drop off items at a CRC, you must provide proof that you’re a Peel resident or that you own (or work for) a business that operates in Peel. Check the drop-off guidelines.