Scott McLeod is the Works Manager, responsible for three road crews operating from shops in Elderslie, Paisley & Tara, the Water/Sewer Division, two landfills in Arran and Chesley, garbage and recyclables collection, three cemeteries in Tara, Chesley & Paisley.
Roadwork includes winter/summer maintenance, storm drains, sweeping, crossing guards, street lights, sidewalks, parks, bridges, culverts, resurfacing, line painting, grading, dust control, signs, vehicles, etc
The Works Manager can be contacted by:
Telephone: (519) 363-3039 Ext #115
Fax: (519) 363-2203
Works Forepersons - Arran & Tara Wards Brian McDougald
- Chesley, Elderslie & Paisley Wards Ivan Langeraap
Garbage Pickup (weekly):
Chesley, Paisley and Elderslie: Thursday
Tara & Arran: Friday
Place garbage containers and blue boxes at the curbside before 7:00 a.m. on the day of pickup, as pickup times are subject to change.
Blue box pickup is every other week. To find out more about the Blue Box Program click here
Maximum 2 garbage containers per week from all domestic premises.
Bag tags are required for each additional bag at a cost of $3.00 each.
Garbage Bag - manufactured for the use of garbage disposal having a minimum size of 66cmX92cm (26"X36") and a maximum size of 89cmX127cm (35"X50"). 40 lbs maximum.
Garbage Container - a Garbage Bag or rigid plastic or metal pail with a waterproof lid. Maximum height and width of 76cmX46cm (30"X18"), a minimum height and width of 45cmX30cm (18"X12"), not smaller at the top than at the bottom.
40 lbs maximum.
|Bag Tag Outlets:
|Arran-Elderslie Municipality Office
1925 Bruce Road #10, Chesley, ON
91 1st Ave S, Chesley, ON
436 Queen St N, Paisley, ON
|Tara General Store
8 Yonge Street N, Tara, ON
292 Queen St S, Paisley, ON
Aiken Bros Home Hardware
43 River St, Allenford, ON
Chesley Landfill Site: 230 4th St SW - NO RESIDENTIAL GARBAGE PERMITTED
Open 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, 8 am - 12:00 pm
(Only clean burnables, tires, brush and metal will be accepted) Cash Only! THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR CLEAN BURNABLE WOOD AT THE CHESLEY LOCATION!
Arran Landfill Site: 671 Sideroad 20 - Residential & Demo materials permitted. THERE IS A FEE FOR CLEAN BURNABLE WOOD AT THE ARRAN LOCATION!
Open Thursdays, 8 am - 3 pm, Saturdays, 8 am - noon. Please allow yourself enough time that you can be exiting the landfill by the posted closing time.
**Please note - You MUST drive in and out over the weigh scales regardless of what is being dropped off. ALL items must be weighed.
ARRAN LANDFILL - HOW TO GET THERE
2019 LANDFILL TIPPING FEES
Bale Wrap is no longer accepted at the Arran Landfill. Please call Switch Energy Corp directly for pickup 519-524-0193 or email at email@example.com.
Residents are reminded that there is a COMPOST PILE located at both Arran & Chesley landfill sites.
NO OTHER MATERIAL IS TO BE DROPPED OFF THERE. Please empty bags out on pile unless they are in brown compostable bags.
Notes: No burning is allowed at Arran Landfill.
HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAYS and Accepted Household Hazardous & special waste materials list.
- Compost material brought into the landfill bagged must be in a brown compostable paper bag to avoid paying a tag fee.
- All compost containers are to be emptied and removed from the compost site.
- Hazardous waste (contact the County) will not be accepted.
- Used oil will not be accepted at any landfill site.
- Corrugated cardboard will not be accepted at any landfill site. Cardboard recycling bins are located in Chesley(Behind the Elderslie Shop & the Grocery Store Parking Lot), Paisley(Behind Thompson Bros Furniture & Behind the Arena), and Tara(Arran Shop).
Please place blue box out for pick-up by 7:00 a.m. Routes are subject to change without notice.
For complete and updated information about what can or cannot be recycled, as well as a schedule of pick-ups in your area, click on this link: Your Blue Box
Water & Sewer Division
Mark O'Leary - Water/Sewer Foreperson
Under the direction of the Works Manager, the Water/Sewer foreman is responsible for three urban water and sewer systems in Chesley, Paisley & Tara.
Office telephone: (519) 363-3039 Ext #122
Fax: (519) 363-9337
Cell phone: (519) 270-1929
Pager: (519) 374-2804
WATER METER READ DATES FOR 2018- END OF MARCH - JUNE - SEPTEMBER - DECEMBER
FROZEN WATER PIPES POLICY
Water Restrictions - By-law 21-99
Odd municipality street-numbered properties may water on odd-numbered calendar days, and even municipally street-numbered properties may water on even-numbered calendar days.
The permitted times for watering for recreation or irrigational purposes are between the hours of 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. on the same day, and between the hours of 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. of the same day.
These restrictions are in effect at all times.