The following is an update to our previous blog about the Last Truckload of Toronto Garbage Going to Michigan Landfill.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada News Release
December 30, 2010
Last City of Toronto garbage truck rolls down the highway to Michigan
The City of Toronto is sending its last load of garbage to Michigan today as its waste disposal contract with the Carlton Farms Landfill expires. Effective January 1, 2011, all of Toronto’s waste requiring landfill disposal will go exclusively to the City-owned Green Lane Landfill.
The Green Lane Landfill has been in operation since 1978. In April 2007, the City purchased the site located in Southwold Township in the County of Elgin, southwest of London, about 200 kilometres from downtown Toronto.
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