Remember to pick up your garbage bag tags before December 22, at noon, so you are ready for the new year. (Township Office Closes at noon December 22 until January 2)
Holiday Garbage/Recycling Pickup
CHRISTMAS DAY: If your garbage and blue box pickup is on Monday, December 25 – it will be picked up on Saturday, December 23, 2017.
NEW YEARS DAY: If your garbage and blue box pickup is on Monday, January 1 – it will be picked up on Saturday, December 30, 2017.
The Township of Malahide has initiated a composting promotion to assist residents in reducing their household waste. Composters are currently sold at the Township Office at a cost of $35.00 (including HST), and Kitchen Food Waste Containers are also now available at a cost of $3.50 (including HST).
An Electronic Waste (e-waste) Bin has been installed at the Malahide Community Place, 12105 Whittaker Road, Springfield, in partnership with the Elgin County Library Branches and the STEAM Centre in St.
The Leaf and Yard Waste Collection Program is only for residents of Springfield and Port Bruce. This Fall the collection is scheduled for October 30 to November 24, 2017. 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.
The Elgin Clean Water Program is a rural water quality initiative that provides technical assistance and financial incentives to help landowners embark on stewardship projects. The program was created by four Elgin County Conservation Authorities (Catfish Creek, Kettle Creek, Long Point Region, and Lower Thames Valley).
Don’t forget to watch for School Buses and obey their overhead flashing lights and Safety Crossing (or Stop) Arms! Slow down in school zones and watch for children.
Registered owners of vehicles will be charged if their vehicle illegally passes a school bus that is stopped with its red lights flashing.
Help keep our children safe.
Councillor Mark Widner, Mayor Dave Mennill, Community Services Coordinator Chris Cox, MP Karen Vecchio, and Councillor Max Moore recently dusted off their walking shoes to enjoy the newly paved walking path at Malahide Community Place in Springfield. They invite you to come out and enjoy the path.
The Township of Malahide In the wake of a fatal fire in Brampton, ON on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, the Malahide Fire Service wants to remind the public to make sure that they have working smoke alarms on every storey of their home and outside all sleeping areas, and have practiced a home fire escape plan with everyone in their home.
The Township of Malahide would like to express sincere condolences to the family and friends of Deputy Mayor Mike Wolfe, who passed away on January 30, 2017.
Mike Wolfe was elected as Deputy Mayor of Malahide in the October 2014 Municipal Election, having previously served as Councillor Ward 3 from 2012 to 2014. The Township flags have been lowered to honour his contributions to our community.