Please be advised that as of Saturday, August 22 at 10 am residents of Amherst Island may drop off brush at the Amherst Island landfill during regular operating hours. Residents are advised that there is a maximum diameter limit of 200 mm and only brush is permitted. The landfill attendant will direct residents to the new brush drop off area.
 
Township residents may also drop off yard waste and brush at the Kingston Area Recycling Commission (KARC) located at 196 Lappan's Ln. Construction materials including clean wood are not permitted to be disposed of at the landfill.  
 
Amherst Island Landfill Hours
Wednesday 11-2 pm
Saturday 10-12 pm
Sunday 2–4 pm
 
The relocation of the brush pile was necessary due to the proximity of the pile to the Amherst Island helipad and the safe operation of that service.