The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department has announced changes to the scheduled curbside blue box collection in the City of Oshawa and Town of Whitby due to the Civic Holiday on August 3.
When: August 4 to 8.
Where: Residents in the City of Oshawa and the Town of Whitby will temporarily have their blue box collection moved to the next day. This means that residents with collection scheduled for Monday, August 3 will temporarily have their collection moved to Tuesday, August 4. This shift will continue throughout the week with collection scheduled for Friday, August 7 moved to Saturday, August 8.
Garbage and green bin collection for Oshawa and Whitby residents is the responsibility of the individual municipalities, not the Region of Durham. These residents are asked to check their waste calendars or contact their local municipality regarding collection of these items.
Why: These changes are taking place due to the Civic Holiday.