Greater Madawaska Dump Hours: A Comprehensive Guide

8:30 AM–4 PM

Transfer Stations / Waste Sites

Are you a resident of Greater Madawaska in search of accurate and up-to-date information regarding dump hours and waste disposal? Look no further! This comprehensive guide will provide you with all the essential details you need to know about the Township’s waste management services.

Dump Hours and Locations

The Township of Greater Madawaska operates three conveniently located Transfer Stations/Waste Sites to cater to the disposal needs of its residents. Each site offers varying hours of operation, ensuring flexibility and accessibility.

Norway Lake Transfer Station

  • Address: 574 Norway Lake Road
  • Hours:
    • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    • Saturday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    • Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    • Extended Summer Hours (Victoria Day – Thanksgiving): Sundays 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    • Extended Summer Hours (Victoria Day Monday, August Civic Holiday Monday, Labour Day Monday, Thanksgiving Monday): 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Griffith Site

  • Address: 6 Finns Road
  • Hours:
    • Wednesday: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    • Saturday: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    • Sunday: 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    • Extended Summer Hours (Victoria Day Monday, August Civic Holiday Monday, Labour Day Monday, Thanksgiving Monday): 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Mount St. Patrick Site

  • Address: 134 Flat Road
  • Hours:
    • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Saturday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    • Sunday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Acceptable Waste Items

The Transfer Stations/Waste Sites in Greater Madawaska accept a wide range of household waste items, including:

  • Furniture
  • Mattresses
  • Bulky items
  • Construction and demolition materials
  • Large toys
  • Brush (limbs/branches over 3″ diameter)

Non-Acceptable Waste Items

Please note that certain items are not accepted at the Transfer Stations/Waste Sites, such as:

  • Hazardous waste (e.g., paint, solvents, batteries)
  • Electronics
  • Tires
  • Scrap metal
  • Brush and Yard Waste (limbs/branches must be under a 3″ diameter)

Tipping Fees

Tipping fees are required for certain items disposed of at the Transfer Stations/Waste Sites. The fees vary depending on the type and quantity of waste. For a detailed breakdown of tipping fees, please visit the Township of Greater Madawaska website here.

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

For the safe disposal of household hazardous waste, residents can visit the Household Hazardous Waste Depot located at 376 Bruce Street in Renfrew. The depot accepts various types of hazardous materials, including:

  • Paints
  • Solvents
  • Gasoline
  • Batteries
  • Anti-Freeze
  • Propane tanks
  • Used Oil
  • Pool cleaners
  • Pesticides

The depot is open from May to August, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. For current hours of operation and additional information, please visit the Town of Renfrew website here.

Electronic Waste Disposal

Electronic devices can be recycled at various locations throughout Greater Madawaska. For more information regarding recyclable electronic waste, please visit the EPRA website here.

Blue Boxes

Blue boxes are available for purchase from the Township Office for $5 each. These boxes are used for the collection of recyclable materials, such as:

  • Containers (glass, metal, plastic)
  • Aluminum Plates
  • Cardboard cans
  • Cartons
  • Clam shells
  • Egg Cartons (plastic)
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Juice Boxes
  • Paint Cans (empty, dry)
  • Plastic bottles, jugs, tubs, and lids
  • Pop/juice cans
  • Small scrap metal items
  • Steel cans
  • Yogurt, pudding, applesauce cups

Annual Reports and Waste Diversion Strategy

For annual reports regarding the Transfer Stations/Waste Sites and the Township’s Waste Diversion Strategy, please visit the Township of Greater Madawaska website here.

Contact Information

For any further inquiries or assistance, please contact the Development and Works Department at 613-432-8166.

Remember, responsible waste disposal is essential for maintaining a clean and healthy community. By adhering to the dump hours and guidelines outlined in this article, you can contribute to the Township’s waste management efforts and protect the environment.

8:30 AM–4 PM

Garbage and Recycling

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