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Blue box schedule for Thanksgiving

With the Thanksgiving long weekend coming up, the regional works department is advising residents of changes to recycling pick-up.

For the week of Oct. 10, residents in Oshawa and Whitby will have their blue box collection shifted forward one day, starting with Monday, Oct. 10’s pick ups now happening on Tuesday, Oct. 11.

This shift will continue throughout the week, ending with the Friday, Oct. 14 collection being moved to Saturday, Oct. 15.

For more information on blue box collection, please call 1-800-667-5671, email, visit or download the Durham Region Waste App on your iPhone or Android smartphone.