Waste Management

Phone: (705) 360-2646
Fax: (705) 360-2695
Email: public_works@timmins.ca

The Public Works Department provides the required maintenance of all roads and sidewalks, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, water mains, lanes, parking lots, ditches, bridges, etc. They pick-up garbage and maintain sanitary landfills and recycling operations. Click here for our periodic Waste Management Alerts.

For updates on road status, please click here.

Below are tips and answers to some commonly asked questions:

Winter Cart Placement

The following points are appropriate for winter cart placement:

  • Waste and recycling carts should not be placed on the street or sidewalk
  • Do not place carts on the road
  • Place within snow bank between road and sidewalk
  • Place inside driveway 2 feet apart

Winter waste cart placement

Correct bin placement 1 metre apart facing the street with blue on the left, grey on the right.