Covid-19 pandemic response service updates

Brantford City Hall

Closure Update

Consistent with the measures that The City of Brantford has announced to date to reduce the risk of Covid-19 community spread, effectively immediately, the Skateboard Parks located at Brant’s Crossing and Jaycee Sports Park in Brantford will no longer be open to the public.

 For ongoing information regarding temporary closures, cancellations and modifications to City programs and services during the Covid-19 pandemic, please visit

 Brantford neighbours helping neighbours campaign

 Together with our community partners, yesterday the City launched the “Brantford neighbours helping neighbours” campaign in an effort to ensure that residents have access to the most updated information on available resources and services during the Covid-19 pandemic, and ways to connect with their neighbours if they require support or want to assist those in need.

 Any organizations who wish to have their information included as part of this resource are encouraged to reach out to organizers at

 For more information, please visit

Important reminders from Waste Management frontline staff

 Residents are reminded of the following important preparation and set out requirements for garbage and recyclable materials.

  • Place all garbage and recyclable at curbside by 7:00 am on the scheduled day of collection.

 Garbage Requirements

  • Place all facial tissue, paper towel and disinfecting wipes in the garbage
  • All loose garbage should be bagged or placed in an appropriate container
  • Residents can set out up to five containers or bags of garbage each week
  • Each container/bag must weigh less than 25 kg (55 lbs)
  • If you are disposing of a mattress/box spring please schedule a bulky item pick-up
  • Mattresses/box springs must be wrapped in plastic for collection

 Recycling Requirements

  • Please do not bag your recyclables. Leave items loose and empty in the Blue Boxes.
  • Please sort materials into two Blue Boxes:
    - Box 1 – Paper, boxboard and cardboard
    - Box 2 – Food and Beverage containers & cartons - Flatten and tie large cardboard boxes into bundles no larger than 75 cm x 75 cm x 20 cm (30" x 30" x 8") and place securely beside or between Blue Boxes

For more information regarding waste management requirements, please visit the City’s website at


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