McGarry Township is a culturally diverse community, whose vision is to diversify and strengthen its economic base; improve and maintain the quality of community services and housing type; and develop a positive visual image while maintaining a high quality of life closely linked to its rural setting. The McGarry Township includes the communities of Virginiatown, North-Virginiatown and Kearns.                                                                                      Photos: Paul Kelly


Township of McGarry Office

27 Webster Street P.O. Box 99. Virginiatown, ON 


Phone: 705 634-2145

Fax:     705 634-2700


Municipal Office Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:00 am to 4:00 pm

(Closed Noon to 1:00pm)

FALL CLEAN UP  - SEPTEMBER 21st,22nd and 23rd, 2020

We urge residents to make a special effort this year to tidy up their homes and grounds, and to clean up all rubbish from their own property and adjoining lands, ditches and streets.

From September 21st to 23rd, 2020 town trucks will pass through and remove all rubbish that has been placed along the curbside (please do not put anything in laneways).  Remember to place any recyclable items separately. 

We also ask all residents that NO ASHES be put in the garbage unless you are ABSOLUTELY sure that brazes are completely out.

-    Household garbage will only be picked up on Thursday September 24, 2020.
-    All garbage need to be put out by 8:00 am. 
-    No mattress, couch, recliners or tires will be picked up due to COVID-19.
-    All material needs to be separated and bagged if possible or it will not be picked up.

We do urge all citizens to take advantage of this opportunity to clean up our town and we thank you for your cooperation.  

The Township Waste Site will be open regular hours on Thursday September, 24th (noon to 8:00 p.m.) and Saturday September 26th, 2020 (9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)


Please note that it is now mandatory to wear a mask upon entering the Municipal Office and all municipal buildings.


Garbage collection will now take place every Thursday starting September 3, 2020. There will still be a limit of 3 bags per household. All garbages MUST be bagged and can be left on the ground or put into a bin or can. Please note: Garbages must be bagged in regular garbage bags. Garbages not bagged properly, too heavy to lift or that breaks open with too much weight will be left behind.










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Township of McGarry Office

27 Webster Street P.O. Box 99. Virginiatown, ON


Phone: 705 634-2145

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