Garbage & Recycling

Landfill Hours

The Tennyson Landfill Site (located approximately 8 miles north of Massey on Hwy 553) is open every Saturday, from 10AM – 2PM.

Tipping Fees

$25.00 per ½ ton load of garbage
$20.00 per cubic meter of construction garbage
$6.55 per cubic meter of commercial garbage (contained in permanent bins)
$10.00 per fridge/freezer unit containing freon
$5.00 per large item of furniture
$5.00 per oil tank
$5.00 per room sized carpet
$5.00 per pool liner
$5.00 per boat
$100.00 per large skidder or loader tires
FREE DISPOSAL of leaves/brush
FREE DISPOSAL of white goods (stove, washer, dryer, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, tagged freon removed)
FREE DISPOSAL of tire-car or light truck,
FREE DISPOSAL of heavy truck or tractor tire, ALL rims must be removed
FREE DISPOSAL of electronics (t.v, computer, stereo)

Garbage Collection

Garbage from all residences and businesses is picked up each Thursday and must be placed at the curb by 6:00 AM.  Current bag limits apply:  2 bags per residence, 8 bags per commercial property.  Maximum bag weight is 40 pounds.  If you have extra garbage, Bag Tags are available for $2.00 each and can be purchased at the Township Office and the Massey and Webbwood Libraries.

Recycling Collection

Curbside pickup of recyclables is every Thursday; however one week is the collection of fibers (paper and cardboard) and the next week is the collection of commingle (cans, plastic and glass).  Collection will be the same throughout the Township regardless of where you live.  We are now able to recycle plastics – 1 through 6.

Riverside Enterprises has compiled a brochure to identify and describe the additional materials that can be recycled.

Please make yourself familiar with the provisions on the above information and if you have any questions please feel free to contact Riverside Enterprises at 705-869-2447 or 1-800-341-5847, or the Township office at 705-865-2646.