Changes to Garbage & Blue Box Collection Schedule

There will be no residential/commercial waste or blue box collection in the City of North Bay on Monday December 25th, 2017 and Monday January 1st, 2018.

Regular collection services will be postponed by one day for the weeks of December 24th and December 31st.

Monday’s collection will occur on Tuesday; Tuesday’s collection will occur on Wednesday and so forth.

  • Please note that this will occur for both Christmas week and New Year’s week.
  • The landfill will be closed on Monday December 25th and will reopen on Tuesday December 26th, 2017.
  • The landfill will be closed on Monday January 1st and will reopen on Tuesday January 2nd, 2018.

REMINDER:  All corrugated cardboard boxes and boxboard boxes should be broken down, flattened and bundled.  Bundles should be no larger than 30” X 30” X 8” and placed beside your blue box and away from the garbage.

Please ensure that your waste and blue box recyclables are placed at the curb no later than 7:00 a.m. on your collection day.

For more information regarding this schedule change, please call the Wasteline at (705) 474-0400, ext. 2333 or Miller Waste Systems at (705) 475-9827. 

Thank you for your assistance in placing your waste and blue box recyclables on the appropriate days during this holiday season.

The City of North Bay wishes to thank all residents for doing their part in recycling and extending the life of our Merrick Landfill.



The Waste Line
 General Inquiries
 (705) 474-0400 x2333