The Regional Municipality of Durham Waste Management Department is running two events at the Uxbridge Arena and Recreation Centre on June 16th from 8 am – 12:00 noon, .
The electronic waste recycling event, encourages residents to keep electronics out of the waste stream. Bring your end-of-life electronics for FREE recycling. Items such as Mp3 players, cameras, telephones, TVs, radios, VCR and DVD players and computers. No appliances or power tools will be accepted.
The Re-Use event encourages residents to drop off reusable items free of charge. Items will go to Habitat for Humanity Restores, the Diabetes Canada and Salvation Army.
Acceptable items include clothing, shoes and accessories; home decor, bedding and linens;
worn out textiles and scraps of fabric; hard furniture; light fixtures, good quality renovation material; sporting goods and much more.
Residents are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item, to be donated to local food bank (please remember to check expiration dates).
The Uxbridge Arena and Recreation Centre is located at 291 Brock Street West in Uxbridge. Plenty of parking and assistance is available once you arrive.