Leaf and Yard Waste

Please be advised: The Peterborough County-City Landfill is open to the general public effective April 14 , 2020 and until further notice is operating under new restrictions as part of the growing efforts to reduce close contact that could spread COVID-19. Please review the information regarding these new restrictions before visiting.

The Township of Cavan Monaghan participates in the Leaf and Yard Waste Collection provided by the County of Peterborough.

2020 Fall Leaf and Brush Curbside Collection for Cavan, Millbrook and North Monaghan Residents is scheduled for the weeks of:

  • Monday, October 12, 2020
  • Monday, October 26, 2020
  • Monday, November 9, 2020
  • Monday, November 23, 2020

Please have brush bundled in 3 foot lengths and leaves in paper leaf bags to the curb on Monday at 7:00 a.m. Collection may occur any day during the weeks listed above.  No Plastic Bags Please.

Bag Tags Not Required for Leaf Bags

If you have missed the Leaf and Yard Waste collection, you can drop off all year round at the Peterborough Waste Management Facility (1260 Bensfort Road, Peterborough). Leaf and Yard Waste weighing less than 100 kg will be accepted free of charge at this location.

For more information visit the County of Peterborough website.