Holiday schedule set for garbage pick-up

Well­ington County landfill sites and transfer stations will be closed on Christmas Day, Box­ing Day; and New Year’s Day.

Curbside garbage and blue box collection in the urban are­as has been rescheduled as follows:

– Thursday, Dec. 25 collec­tion is rescheduled to Monday, Dec. 22;

– the Dec. 26 collection is re­scheduled to Dec. 27; and

– Jan.1 collection is re­scheduled to Monday, Dec. 29 for urban areas and the rural Guelph-Eramosa collection area.

County officials remind residents that collection times may vary, especially during the holidays. To ensure not being missed, place user pay garbage bags and blue boxes to the curb or roadside by 7am.

Anyone with  questions can contact Solid Waste Services at (519) 837-2601 or call 1-866-899-0248, or visit www.­well­