Modern Corporation hosts annual Big Rig Truck Show and Shine … Race Fans and Team encouraged to bring donations for Goodwill Niagara

THOROLD, ONT – Modern Corporation and Goodwill Niagara share the three R’s – Reduce … Reuse and Recycle.

On Saturday July 8th they will share a 4th R … Racing … as hosts of a Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Racing Series Event that also features the premier full service waste provider in the Niagara/Hamilton corridor’s Annual Big Rig Truck Show & Shine.

Peterbilt … Kenworth … Freightliner … Mack … Sterling … International … Western Star – you’ve got to have a favorite! Or maybe it’s the paint and the chrome … or just a cool horn!

“It always makes for an awesome night,” relates Merritville Race Director Tom Beales who works as a Big Rig Truck Mechanic during the week, “I see some of the finest looking trucks in the shop every day … you’ve got to salute them – they work during the week in some of the worst conditions … but they take pride in keeping them looking so good … especially when they come to the track.”

Modern Corporation’s Night will feature racing in all 5 Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Racing Series Divisions – the Pinty’s Delicious Foods 358 Modifieds, S&W Service Centre Sportsman, Hoosier Stocks, Wood Motor Company Modified Lites and the Central Fabricating & Welding 4 Cylinders.

When the Grandstands open at 5:30, Goodwill Niagara representatives will be in attendance to help you with your donation to help ‘Fill the Truck”

Did you know that Goodwill is one of the greenest organizations on the planet?

By donating, you keep unwanted clothing and household items out of the landfills, preserving the environment. By donating to Goodwill Niagara, you give those items a second life which helps provide job training, youth and senior programs, housing and support services and more for people in your community.

Goodwill Niagara encourages and helps the community to reduce, re-use, and recycle each and every day. For more information on items that Goodwill Niagara will accept click on and scroll down to the listing.

Modern Corporation believes that preserving the environment should be a priority for every home and business and through its involvement at Merrittville Speedway – invites everyone to join the race to reduce, reuse and recycle.

“We are happy to assist Modern and Goodwill Niagara in achieving their goals,” challenges (Merrittville Owner) Don Spiece, “everyone can make a difference in saving and preserving the environment for future generations.”

Since 1964, Modern Corporation has worked to enhance the quality of the environment and wellbeing of the community by providing recycling, commercial and residential waste removal, landfill, industrial cleaning, sanitation and environmental services to commercial, industrial and municipal customers.

Modern Corporation is committed to the safe handling, effective reclamation and environmentally friendly disposal of a wide variety of waste products and uses state of the art technology to achieve its goals. For Commercial and Industrial customers. Modern Corporation’s Single Stream Recycling is Recycling made easy – by using the latest in state of the art technology which sorts recyclables. Putting everything in one bin increases the ease and convenience of recycling so that more people participate and more resources are saved.

Modern’s Material Recycling Facilities process tin, steel, aluminum, cardboard, mixed waste paper, plastics and glass. As a provider of industrial recycling solutions, Modern is capable of allowing very large scale recycling of concrete, asphalt, wood, drywall, metals, roof shingles and other demolition byproducts. Modern Corporation is an industry leader and remains dedicated to the community and committed to the environment.

With headquarters in Western New York, Modern Corporation provides a full range of solid waste disposal services throughout the region as well as in Southern Ontario, Canada.
The company also operates a tire-recycling facility in Western New York and Florida that offers a complete tire management program with the end product – rubber mulch suitable for use in landscaping, playground and equestrian arena applications.

Modern Corporation also provides Portable Sanitation, Roll Off Container and Lugger Services, Dump Truck, Frontlift Trucks, Walking Floor or Dump Box equipped Tractor Trailers, Demolition Services and Special Organics Services throughout the Niagara Region and Western New York.

For further information – visit or speak with a Customer Service Representative at 905-262-6000 or toll free at 1-800-561-4409.

All Truckers with a Commercial License are eligible for a $2 discount on Grandstand Admission. Showtime is at 7 PM.

For further information on how to display your truck – call the Speedway Office at 905-892-8266 or via e mail – Race fans and Race teams alike can follow Merrittville on Face Book ( Speedway) and Twitter (

MERRITTVILLE SPEEDWAY SPONSORS The 2017 66th Anniversary Bobcat of Hamilton Weekly Racing Series for Merrittville Speedway’s 5 Divisions was brought to race fans and racers by division sponsors – Pinty’s Delicious Foods, S&W Service Centre, Hoosier Tire Canada, Wood Motor Company and Central Fabricating in addition to many marketing partners Visit them at and visit them when you require their products and/or services.

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