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Dumping Yard in Toronto

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Pristine PM ltd, Oct 12, 2008.

  1. Pristine PM ltd

    Pristine PM ltd PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,891


    Does anyone know of a yard that is availible in Toronto to dump snow? We are looking into how the permit system works. Any advice would be great.


  2. JohnnyRoyale

    JohnnyRoyale 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,935

    You wont be able to dump in any City dump site. Unless your working for them and can sneak a few in;) We have a few locations (one in Brampton-Dixie/Boavird, one in Vaughan-400/Rutherford) we rent for the winter and dump snow there. I know of one closer to Etobicoke as well, but they charge huge per load. PM me if you need a dump site this winter-I may be able to help.
  3. Bruce'sEx

    Bruce'sEx Senior Member
    Messages: 873

    Find a large factory parking lot, that they don't use the whole thing, Quote it low with the permission to dump snow there. Not that it ever works out, nor have we tried it, City won't let you use their dumps. Other then that, it's got be hauled out of the city most times. We have a couple lots that move snow, to another of their properties that has room to pile it up. Other then that, sometimes the trucks we hire have spots to drump it, and as we always say, it's on your truck what you do with it, we don't worry to much, as long as it's gone.
  4. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    That's a great thing to tell your guys, just dump it where ever. I get pissed when I come to my own dump site and it's full of someone else's snow. At least snow melts we have pavement and roofing guys dump full loads on some of our farms.:realmad:
  5. Bruce'sEx

    Bruce'sEx Senior Member
    Messages: 873

    Hah, You got me wrong, I don't tell them dump anywhere. and I hate seeing dumping of tires and other garage anywhere in the city, or outside. (I've told people off for opening the car door and dumping garage, on the lot when I was plowing)
    Our trucks don't do that, but they do sometimes have dumps, and connections to people that have land to dump in, or in the summer need a load of fill here or there. Thats one reason we like pool fill-ins, good place to get rid of 6 or 7 loads of dirt..
  6. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,194

    Ohhh sorry, I get it now.:drinkup: