The Leaf and Yard Waste Collection Program is only for residents of Springfield and Port Bruce. This Fall the collection is scheduled for October 28 to November 22, 2019. There is no limit to the amount of leaf and yard waste that can be set out. The program is NOT for waste items from farm or commercial or industrial operations. The material MUST be set out in paper bags which weigh less than 22 kilograms (44 pounds) or bundled in lengths not greater than 1.2 m (4 ft). Acceptable material includes: leaves, sticks & twigs, garden plants, yard and garden trimmings.
Effective immediately, the Catfish Creek Conservation Authority (CCCA) is issuing a Watershed Condition Statement for the shoreline of Lake Erie within CCCA’s administrative boundary. The Government of Canada Marine Forecast has issued a Gale Warning for the Lake Erie Western Basin. Gale force winds of 63 to 87 km/hr are expected within the Western Lake Erie Basin.