The Township of Scugog once again is Participating in Pitch In Week - April 16 - 22 , 2023

Get involved and join your neighbours and friends to help keep Scugog litter free.  Register your community clean up with us by filling out the online form.  We will happily supply garbage bags and gloves (while supplies last) and schedule to pick up your collected garbage after your clean up.  

Pitch In Week is now an active year long program with a focus surrounding Earth Day, volunteers take part in locally organized clean ups to support clean and #litterfree communities!

Be a part of the solution and join the #WePitchIn movement in 2023

Earth Day 2023 - April 22nd - Make Everyday Earth Day!

Now is the time for the unstoppable courage to preserve and protect our health, our families, our livelihoods… together, we must Invest In Our Planet.  For more information go to the Earth Day page. 

Earth Day Coloring sheet

Provincial Day of Action on Litter - May 9,2023

Join the Township of Scugog for our 20 minute Makeover on May 9th.  Take 20 minutes and clean up around your immediate area.  

The Provincial Day of Action on Litter is celebrated on the second Tuesday of May each year in Ontario.

We are taking action to reduce the amount of waste going to landfills or becoming litter by bringing awareness to the impacts of waste on our environment and encouraging people to take action at home and in their community to help keep our environment clean and healthy for generations to come.

Compost Giveaway - Saturday May 13th

The Township of Scugog and the Region of Durham will be coordinating this year’s Compost Event, to be held on  Saturday May 13, 2023 at the Boat Launch Parking Lot #8 on Old Rail Line. Again this year, residents will have the  opportunity to pick up free compost as well as purchase recycling bins, curb side compost bins, backyard composters  and kitchen compost bins. Also there will be woodchips available.  Quantity will be limited. Bring a shovel and container. A non-perishable food item or donation for Operation Scugog would be appreciated. 

In addition, the Durham Environment and Climate Advisory Committee will be in attendance giving away Bee Pollinator Seed packets.  

Scugog Environmental Advisory Committee Seedling Giveaway - Saturday June 3 

SEAC will once again be in attendance at the Port Perry Farmers Market with another seedling giveaway on Saturday June 3.
While supplies last!