City’s next large article pickup day Aug. 26
The city’s next large article pickup is on Aug. 26. City crews will pick up large items not normally collected during weekly garbage and recycling service. The cost is $20 for the first item and $5 for additional items. Mattresses and box springs are $20 each and do not count as a first item. Televisions, computer monitors, auto parts and building materials are not accepted. Refrigeration items must have the freon removed before pickup. To have something picked up, pay in person at city hall’s tax office before Thursday at 4:30 p.m. or online at peterborough.ca. Once payment is made, pickup will be scheduled for Aug. 26. Items must be placed at the curb. .