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Landfill site

The landfill for Municipal waste is located on Hwy 583 North and is certified and approved by the Ministry of the Environment.  It is opened and supervised year round. The opening hours are:

Summer (May 1st to September 30th)
Monday to Friday: 9 am to 8 pm
Saturday: 8 am to 5 pm
Sunday and holidays: Closed

Winter (October 1st to April 30th)
Monday to Friday: 9 am to 7 pm
Saturday: 8 am to 5 pm
Sunday and holidays: Closed

Please do not leave your garbage at the entrance when the site is closed.  If you need to bring some garbage on site before or after regular business hours, arrangements can be made with the contractor to accommodate you. Fees are charged for this service.

In addition to domestic waste, the landfill is approved for disposal of other waste including construction materials, some contaminated materials and waste oils. They must be discharged into the container provided for this purpose. The disposal of waste oils is accepted to protect the environment and is not intended for commercial users. A fee of $ 50 per load is charged for tandem trucks, the fee includes our cost for the application and recovery.

Fees for use of landfill site by non-residents

The landfill is intended for the exclusive use of the residents and taxpayers of the Town of Hearst. Non-residents of the municipality who wish to use the landfill site must purchase a pass at Town Hall, otherwise the entry is strictly prohibited.

Any person, resident or non-resident, caught in the act of depositing waste from outside the municipality without a pass will lose the privilege of using the dump.

Any entry to the dump without a pass or during a suspension of privilege is an offense under the Criminal Code of Ontario and is punishable by a fine up to $ 5,000.

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Waste Disposal Charges