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Keep Markham Beautiful

Keep Markham Beautiful – all year long!

Help keep your neighbourhood clean and safe for everyone. Get a group together – friends, neighbours, coworkers and pick a park, walkway or any other public space that needs a cleanup.

Registration:

Supplies:

  • GLAD® clear garbage bags, GLAD® blue tinted bags for recyclables and gloves

Material disposal:

  • Schools and businesses will use their own collection services
  • Individuals are asked to set out material on their scheduled collection day(Bagged recyclables accepted curbside for this program only)

Tips:

  • Use small grocery bags for easier, individual collection
  • Keep recyclables separate from other waste (use blue tinted bag provided). Most litter is recyclable (coffee cups, aluminum cans, paper products)
  • Clear bags only - tinted or dark bags will not be collected
  • Recyclable materials, such as tires and scrap metal can be dropped off at any Markham Recycling Depot

Safety First:

  • Wear protective clothing
  • Pay attention to vehicles at all times
  • Be mindful not to damage spring plants - leaves and twigs should be left on the ground
  • Never pick up dangerous items (syringes and needles, etc.).
  • Report the location of these items at 905-477-5530 or through the Report a Problem function on the Access Markham mobile app

A big thank you to GLAD Canada who has sponsored Markham’s cleanup events for many years!