Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons
Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons Municipality of Grey Highlands - The place for all seasons

Municipality of Grey Highlands, the place for all seasons!
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The Municipality of Grey Highlands
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30am to 4:30pm

Phone: (519) 986-2811
Toll Free: (888) 342-4059
Fax: (519) 986-3643

Office Location
206 Toronto Street South
Unit 1 Markdale

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 409 Markdale, Ontario N0C 1H0

Joint Building Services Department
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00am to 4:30pm

Municipality of Grey Highlands
Municipality of West Grey
Township of Chatsworth
Township of Southgate

Office Location
50 Lorne Street, P.O. Box 409
Markdale, Ontario N0C 1H0
Ph: 226-909-0668 Fax 226-909-0662
building@greyhighlands.ca
Email

Transportation and Environmental Services

Waste Disposal Sites

The Municipality of Grey Highlands operates three waste disposal sites throughout Grey Highlands - Artemesia, Markdale, and Osprey.

  • Please check under Reports & Downloads (in the right margin of this page) for 2017 Recycling and Waste Schedule

How much does it cost to bring something to the waste disposal site?

Payments accepted: Cash or cheque (must have ID to verify)

The following recyclable items are FREE to bring to sites

  • Blue Box Materials
  • Cardboard 
  • Electronic Waste
  • Scrap Metal
  • Metal Appliances (without Freon: free, with Freon: $25)
  • Leaves & small quantities of yard waste (from residents only)
  • Textiles (Markdale & Artemeisa only)
  • Tires (upto 4 off the rim per trip free passenger & light truck size, larger may be chargeable)
  • Styrofoam (white rigid molded packing only.  NO peanuts or food containers) Markdale & Artemesia only
  • Household Batteries (sorry no automotive batteries - please return these for a core charge deposit refund at point of purchase or to Household Hazardous Waste event (no core charge refunds at HHW events) for safe disposal)
  • Christmas Lights & Electrical Cords (working or not)

Waste Disposal Site Card Required

To use the waste disposal sites in Grey Highlands you MUST show your waste disposal site card. Pick up your free card at the Municipal office , these cards cannot be mailed to you.  Take it every time you visit the Waste Disposal Site.  Fees apply 

If you are hiring a contractor who will be taking waste to the landfill on your behalf, you are required to fill out a Contractor Authorization Form. This permit will allow your contractor to use our landfill and shows the Attendant that the waste originated within our municipality.

Waste Disposal Site Locations & Hours of Operation

Markdale Waste Disposal Site

775557 Hwy. 10: 4 kilometers north of Markdale on the east side of Hwy 10

Hours of Operation

Saturday                  9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Monday                    9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Markdale Waste Disposal Site

 

Osprey Waste Disposal Site

493926 Road 49: 1/2 kilometer south of Grey Rd. 4 on the west side

Hours of Operation

Saturday                 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Osprey Waste Disposal Site

 

Artemesia Site

113524 Grey Rd. 14: 1.5 kilometers south of Grey Rd. 4 on the west side

Hours of Operation

Saturday                9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (November to April)

Saturday                9 a.m. to 5 p.m (April to October)

Monday                  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (year round)

Artemesia Waster Disposal Site

 

Check out our Garbage and Recycling pages for more information about diversion programs offered.

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contact information

Transportation and Environmental Services
Phone: (519) 986-2811
Ext: 238
Fax: (519) 986-3643
Email

reports and downloads

download

2017 Recycling and Waste Schedule (pdf - 57 KB)
Collections and Waste Disposal Site Info
Posted: January 5, 2017

download

Recycle Electronics, Batteries and Electrical Cords (pdf - 179 KB)
Posted: February 12, 2016

download

Contractor Authorization Form (pdf - 53 KB)
Posted: August 21, 2014


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Municipality of Grey Highlands - the place for all seasons
Municipality of Grey Highlands, the place for all seasons!