Grocery delivery, garbage, recycling
Weekly grocery delivery and household garbage pick-up is operated every
Wednesday by Will’s barge (PI Supply).
Recycling pick-up is every second Thursday, see dates and info on PI
notice boards. For scheduling or special requests, contact
The barge picks up groceries from THRIFTYS Port Place on Wednesdays. Shop and pay in person at Thrifty's on Tuesday, write your name on it and tell cashier it’s for PI.
Or order online by Tuesday, set up Thrifty’s account, select
PICK UP 10 TO NOON WED
and in the notes at end of order specify “For Protection Island PI Supply pick up Wed.”
Your order will be kept in cooler.
PI Supply charges $4 per bin which each carry several grocery bags. Delivery time will vary. Email Will if you have pick-ups from Port Place LCB or London Drugs.
GARBAGE is picked up every Wednesday, RECYCLING every 2nd Thursday.
Please MARK YOUR GARBAGE (5 bags per household maximum)
PAYMENT: $5 per large garbage bag.
Any drop fees for garbage may be billed later.
Attach cash or cheque to bag.
Extra charges to Recycle large items:
$10 per TV or computer element; $15 per hot water heater; $30 per appliance (+$15 fee for freezer, fridge or anything with freon).
RECYCLING must be CLEAN and sorted into categories:
Paper and newspaper together; corrugated cardboard separate; plastic containers, clamshells, milk jug, milk and juice containers and tin cans, ALL TOGETHER (no
longer separate); soup, broth and juice boxes; soft plastic (grocery bags) separate; foam such as egg cartons, food trays DIVIDED into pure white and coloured/inked;
and non-refundable glass.
Details of what you can recycle:
NOTE: Coffee bags, pet food bags and litter bags are not recyclable.
Bottles, beer and pop cans, wine boxes and other refundable items should be dropped off at Lions Club drop off points.