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Public Service Announcement

Family fun at the Durham Region Waste Fair, September 16

WHITBY, ON September 06, 2017

The Regional Municipality of Durham, Works Department invites the public to learn more about waste management at an upcoming Waste Fair.


Saturday, September 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Northview Community Centre, 150 Beatrice Street East, Oshawa


The Waste Fair is a free, family-friendly event that focuses on educating residents about responsible waste management.

Highlights of the Waste Fair will include:

  • Educational displays about the Region’s waste management programs
  • Educational displays by the Region’s waste management partners
  • Eco-friendly crafts and games
  • Waste collection trucks on display
  • A face painter, balloon artist and Durham’s Blue Box and Green Bin mascots
  • An interactive bird show
  • A puppet show about the importance of composting
  • Blue Box and Green Bin exchanges and sales


Please note: this is not a waste drop-off event. For more information, visit

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For more information, please contact Corporate Communications.