A list of upcoming garbage, recycling and composting events in Aurora.

Community Cleanup Day - Saturday, April 24, 2021

Every year the Town of Aurora host a Community Cleanup day. This year, thanks to all our wonderful volunteers who participated in the cleanup day we removed 200 kg of waste from our community parks, roads and share outdoor spaces.

Thank you for helping to keep Aurora beautiful. Stay tuned for information on the upcoming 2021 Community cleanup.

Curbside Giveaway Days - Saturday April 29, May 29, June 26, July 24 and August 28, 2021
During Curbside Giveaway Days, Aurora residents are invited to place unwanted, gently used items clearly labelled FREE at the curb for other residents to take for their own use, free of charge. This helps divert unwanted items out of landfill. All uncollected items should be removed from the curb after 5 p.m. 
Compost Giveaway - Saturday, May 15, 2021

Calling all gardeners! Don't miss our FREE compost giveaway on Saturday, May 15, 2021 at the Stronach Aurora Recreation Complex (SARC) located at 1400 Wellington Street East. 

Bring your buckets, shovels, and gloves and head to the SARC’s rear parking lot anytime between 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Compost will be available rain or shine as long as supplies last. Please note that limits will be in effect and that quantities are first-come, first-serve.

This giveaway is our way of saying thank you to all homeowners who take part in our regional and municipal organics collection programs, helping make Aurora a greener and more sustainable home for all.

For more information, please contact Greta Zinck.

E-Waste Days - Saturday, May 29 and Saturday, October 23, 2021

E-waste is collected and processed by Quantum Lifecycle Partners LP. For more information, please call 905-727-1375. 

Ensure your electronics are recycled at a facility that has been approved by the Ontario Electronic Stewardship (OES). OES is a non-profit industry funded organization that oversees electronics recycling through a network of approved collection sites and processors across the province. All OES processors are audited against criteria developed by Electronic Product Stewardship Canada to ensure that electronics are managed in an environmentally sound manner.

Community Garage Sale - Saturday, June 5, 2021
Need to declutter? Do you have stuff that doesn’t spark joy in your life?
Rain or Shine, bring your treasures to our second annual Community Garage Sale.