LEAF PICK UP PROGRAM

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What if more leaves fall after the scheduled leaf collection?

Here are your options for disposing leaves:


The Region of Peel will also pick up leaves on your regular waste collection day until December 12, 2019. Leaves must be placed curbside in open, reusable containers such as bushel baskets, labelled rigid plastic containers or paper yard waste bags weighing less than 20 kgs (44 lbs) when full. 

Do not use plastic bags.


You can also compost your leaves or spread them around the base of your trees. Leaves will fertilize the soil and act as a buffer against extreme temperatures.  Remember that oak leaves are difficult to compost.

Questions?


For more information on the City's Leaf Pickup program, contact 3-1-1  from Monday to Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.

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The Driveway Windrow Snow Clearing Program helps residents by clearing space in the snow windrow at the end of their driveway. The program is offered to residents 65 years and older and individuals who are physically disabled (as verified by a regulated health professional). The cost of the program is $200. The program is offered at no cost to eligible applicants who meet financial assistance criteria.


Completed applications can be submitted at any City of Mississauga community centre, the Mississauga Seniors’ Centre and the Recreation Customer Service Centre from Tuesday, August 6, 2019 until 9 p.m. on Friday, November 8, 2019. Completed applications and supporting documentation must be submitted in person.

The program will be offered from December 2, 2019 to March 27, 2020.