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Ottawa. Public Works & Environmental Services Department

Service: Solid Waste Services

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa City Hall
110 Laurier Ave W
Ottawa, ON K1P 1J1
View Google Map
Intersection Elgin St and Laurier Ave W
Mailing Address 4475 Trail Rd 
Richmond, ON K0A 2Z0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) City-operated recycling program * weekly recyclable material pick-ups * bi-weekly garbage pick up service * new calendars available on website 
Take it Back! /Waste Explorer: A convenient way for residents to dispose of certain household or special waste products by giving them away to participating local businesses * items such as: used motor oil * batteries * expired medication * tires * computers * garden supplies. Online word search tool allows residents to enter an item and it will inform the resident on the proper disposal method. 
Hazardous Waste * several one-day Household Hazardous Waste Depots for City of Ottawa residents only 
Green Bin * organic materials are collected weekly
Hours Client Service centres 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call to apply
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Recycling ; Refuse Collection ; Refuse Disposal Services
Contact Information
Office Phone 24 hours 3-1-1 ; 613-580-2424
Toll Free Phone 1-866-261-9799
TTY Phone 613-580-2401
Fax 613-580-2789
Primary Executive Marilyn Journeaux, Director, Solid Waste Services; Phone: 613-580-2424 ext 21528; Email:
Other Details
Established New City of Ottawa: 2000
Funding City / Town
Elections City Council is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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