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Greater Sudbury Airport
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Greater Sudbury Airport
Your journey begins with us. Avoid the hassles of the highway and travel worry-free with the Greater Sudbury Airport. Check here for arrivals, departures, traveller information and more!
Your Local Library
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Your Local Library
Greater Sudbury Public Library is proud to offer a wide range of bilingual services and collections which meet the information and leisure needs of all ages.
Heritage Museums
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Heritage Museums
Discover our rich past. Explore four local museums through digital imaging, audio and video. The site also features the INCO Triangle Digital Archives.
Invest Sudbury
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Invest Sudbury
The Greater Sudbury Development Corporation is the engine for local economic development. Explore initiatives to attract, develop and retain business in our city.
Sudbury Tourism
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Sudbury Tourism
Greater Sudbury is a place for adventure. Choose from world-renowned attractions, urban comforts and outdoor getaways. Packages are available.
Regional Business Centre
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Regional Business Centre
Let us help you find what you need to succeed. Our not-for-profit organization provides information and resources to fund, launch and grow your business, free of charge.
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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rethink!

It is estimated that Canadians produce a total of more than 31 million tonnes of household waste each year.  It's up to each of us to make responsible choices.  Don't trash it until you've tried the 3R's.

Reduce:

  • Avoid items that are excessively or needlessly packaged.
  • Buy reusable coffee filters and cloth napkins.  Avoid paper/foam plates and cups.
  • Avoid plastic bags.  Carry reusable bags or boxes for your shopping trips.

Reuse:

  • Reuse scrap paper for writing notes and write on both sides.
  • Use refillable containers and rechargeable batteries.
  • Wash and reuse plastic food storage bags and heavy aluminum foil.

Recycle:

Instead of throwing things you no longer need, consider organizations that can give your items a second life.  There are many groups in the City of Greater Sudbury that accept clothing, furniture, appliances and old computers.

  • Some organizations are willing to pick up donations.
  • Holding a yard or garage sale is a great way to recycle unwanted items so they can be reused by someone else.

The following is a list of non-profit organizations in your area that are willing to accept your gently used items.  Select the link of your choice.

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For more information, please call the City at 3-1-1.