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The Florida Times-Union
Business titan has seduced officials into allowing toxic ash to be dumped in Georgia communitya rich man than a fool. A rich man knows when to quit.” Since mid-January, Way
Business titan has seduced officials into allowing toxic ash to be dumped in Georgia community
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
a rich man than a fool. A rich man knows when to quit.” Since mid-January, Wayne County has been in a fight over coal ash. Republic Services’ largest shareholder, Bill Gates, is the richest man in the world. So when you compare any of us in Wayne... Read more
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The Mercury News
Judge finalizes settlement in class-action suit over alleged landfill odorsKirwan on July 8 granted the final settlement agreement, which ended years of l
Judge finalizes settlement in class-action suit over alleged landfill odors
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Kirwan on July 8 granted the final settlement agreement, which ended years of litigation involving the landfill operated by Republic Services of Santa Clara County at 1601 Dixon Landing Road in San Jose and residents living near the dump. "The... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Transgender bias alleged in suit against Rent-A-Centerthe trash and recycling in the village will soon be disposed of using a single
Transgender bias alleged in suit against Rent-A-Center
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
the trash and recycling in the village will soon be disposed of using a single company: Thomasboro trustees voted to hire Republic Services to haul the garbage and recycling of every household. Though the details have yet to be fully formalized,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Catholic sister who advocates for ex-cons steps downmoved from the St. Louis Community Release Center into an apartment. He was on
Catholic sister who advocates for ex-cons steps down
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
moved from the St. Louis Community Release Center into an apartment. He was on a path to independence until Phoenix-based Republic Services, one of the largest waste management companies in the country, bought the recycling plant he was working at... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Catholic sister who advocates for ex-cons steps downfrom you other than to be successful — come on now, that's awesome." He was on
Catholic sister who advocates for ex-cons steps down
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
from you other than to be successful — come on now, that's awesome." He was on a path to independence until Phoenix-based Republic Services, one of the largest waste management companies in the country, bought the recycling plant he was working at... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint man threatened with legal action after claims about trash haulerMayor Karen Weaver to award Rizzo a 5-year contract to haul the city's trash. R
Flint man threatened with legal action after claims about trash hauler
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
Mayor Karen Weaver to award Rizzo a 5-year contract to haul the city's trash. Rizzo's bid came in $2 million cheaper than Republic Services, the company that currently provides trash removable services to Flint. Under the 5-year agreement Rizzo... Read more
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The Mercury News
City, garbage hauler vie for voter attention this fall over waste contract petitionNewby Island Resource and Recovery on the San Jose-Milpitas border. As signs g
City, garbage hauler vie for voter attention this fall over waste contract petition
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
Newby Island Resource and Recovery on the San Jose-Milpitas border. As signs go up for individual candidates, Milpitas and Republic Services of Santa Clara County, the landfill's operator, are strategizing their own ways -- pro or con -- to get the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville City Schools Named a Green Ribbon School Systemfrom the city of Charlottesville, along with businesses such as Black Bear Comp
Charlottesville City Schools Named a Green Ribbon School System
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 days ago
from the city of Charlottesville, along with businesses such as Black Bear Composting, Intrastate Pest Management and Republic Services, and also with nonprofits such as City Schoolyard Garden, the Local Food Hub, Sentara/Martha Jefferson... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron getting new municipal courthouseseek bids and enter a contract for trash and recyclables collection for the por
Akron getting new municipal courthouse
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
seek bids and enter a contract for trash and recyclables collection for the portion of the city currently served by Republic Services, for up to five years beginning January 2017; to add new language to the city’s codified ordinances... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint mayor vetoes trash contract in dispute over garbage haulersFLINT, MI – Mayor Karen Weaver has vetoed a City Council decision to keep Repub
Flint mayor vetoes trash contract in dispute over garbage haulers
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
FLINT, MI – Mayor Karen Weaver has vetoed a City Council decision to keep Republic Services as the city's trash hauler. Weaver vetoed the council July 18 resolution to award the company a three-year contact to continue providing services to the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Size difference of new trash bins prompts some Plum residents to seek exchangesbins were originally expected to replace the blue recycling bins as part of the
Size difference of new trash bins prompts some Plum residents to seek exchanges
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
bins were originally expected to replace the blue recycling bins as part of the new garbage collection contract with Republic Services, which was referred to at council meetings and in borough letters to residents as Allied Waste and... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
County moving forward with solid waste planhaulers are permitted in the county, including small private haulers and large
County moving forward with solid waste plan
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago
haulers are permitted in the county, including small private haulers and large haulers like Waste Pro, Waste Management and Republic Services.� The county generated 78,213 tons of solid waste in fiscal year 2014-15, and roughly 90,000 in 2015-16,... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Royals in the communitythroughout the season, local organizations and volunteers who sign up to be a p
Royals in the community
Kansas City Royals / Posted 11 days ago
throughout the season, local organizations and volunteers who sign up to be a part of the Royals Green Team, sponsored by Republic Services, will help collect aluminum and recyclable plastics at the stadium gates as well as throughout multiple... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Randolph to receive payments from planned solar farmwas approved by the town council at its meeting Monday night. The capped landfi
Randolph to receive payments from planned solar farm
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
was approved by the town council at its meeting Monday night. The capped landfill property is owned by trash hauler Republic Services (formerly BFI.) The payment for the solar facility is in addition to the $58,000 in property taxes and a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Randolph to receive payments from planned solar farmwas approved by the town council at its meeting Monday night. The capped landfi
Randolph to receive payments from planned solar farm
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 14 days ago
was approved by the town council at its meeting Monday night. The capped landfill property is owned by trash hauler Republic Services (formerly BFI.) The payment for the solar facility is in addition to the $58,000 in property taxes and a... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Republic Services Earns Top Industry Award For Recycling Systems ExcellenceWinner of Solid Waste Association of North America's Gold Award Phoenix, AZ /P
Republic Services Earns Top Industry Award For Recycling Systems Excellence
PollutionOnline / Posted 16 days ago
Winner of Solid Waste Association of North America's Gold Award Phoenix, AZ /PRNewswire/ - Republic Services (NYSE: RSG) is pleased to announce that the Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has named Republic's Southern Nevada Recycling... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Lawsuit to stop Whittier Athens trash contract dismissedits franchise with Athens and then awarded a contract to the same company to pi
Lawsuit to stop Whittier Athens trash contract dismissed
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
its franchise with Athens and then awarded a contract to the same company to pick up trash west of Ocean View Avenue and to Republic Services to pick up trash east of that area. Athens and city officials said they’re pleased with the news about the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Tree Limb Disposal in Joplin - July 9thlimbs that are blocking city streets. Joplin residents should also note that th
Tree Limb Disposal in Joplin - July 9th
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 18 days ago
limbs that are blocking city streets. Joplin residents should also note that the City's residential trash service through Republic Services allows yard waste removal on their regular trash pick-up day. Limbs must be cut to a maximum of four (4)... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Clean up efforts in Evansville continue following Thursday’s severe weatherpublic right of way, removal is the responsibility of the property owner. Due
Clean up efforts in Evansville continue following Thursday’s severe weather
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 18 days ago
public right of way, removal is the responsibility of the property owner. Due to amount of tree limb and branch damage, Republic Services will pick up additional residential yard waste set next to the normal trash & yard waste cart during the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona companies hiring 100 or more in Julyand other salons has openings for stylists and management positions. More info:
Arizona companies hiring 100 or more in July
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 days ago
and other salons has openings for stylists and management positions. More info: http://www.regiscorp.com/NA/Careers/. Republic Services Inc., hiring 150. The garbage collection company is filling positions ranging from drivers to analysts.... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Waste numbers ‘encouraging’ at update meeting — The Medina County Gazetteon Thursday that about 1,720 households have signed up for service from private
Waste numbers ‘encouraging’ at update meeting — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
on Thursday that about 1,720 households have signed up for service from private haulers Kimble Recycling & Disposal and Republic Services. “We’re very pleased with that,” Biggins-Ramer said. Of those households, she said, their recycling rate... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Residents speak out on trash service at forumfront yard," one person said. Transparency was another issue. Suggestions incl
Residents speak out on trash service at forum
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 19 days ago
front yard," one person said. Transparency was another issue. Suggestions included posting the city's monthly payments to Republic Services, bulk pickup schedule and mentioning all service options and associated fees. One 78-year-old woman said,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Forum to gather residents’ input on San Angelo trash servicesin a parking lot on Sunset Drive. The bins, now at households across San Angelo
Forum to gather residents’ input on San Angelo trash services
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 20 days ago
in a parking lot on Sunset Drive. The bins, now at households across San Angelo, sometimes are contaminated with trash, but Republic Services sends the contents of all recycling bins to Butts Recycling to sort through. By Rashda Khan,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Forum to gather residents’ input on San Angelo trash servicesin a parking lot on Sunset Drive. The bins, now at households across San Angelo
Forum to gather residents’ input on San Angelo trash services
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 20 days ago
in a parking lot on Sunset Drive. The bins, now at households across San Angelo, sometimes are contaminated with trash, but Republic Services sends the contents of all recycling bins to Butts Recycling to sort through. By Rashda Khan,... Read more
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Wheaton News Leader
Wheaton moves forward with garbage contract negotiationsOct. 1. Five companies submitted proposals to the city – Advanced Disposal, La
Wheaton moves forward with garbage contract negotiations
Wheaton News Leader / Posted 20 days ago
Oct. 1. Five companies submitted proposals to the city – Advanced Disposal, Lakeshore Recycling Systems, Groot Industries, Republic Services and Waste Management. Staff had recommended Lakeshore, noting it was the most cost-effective proposal and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Plum residents should keep recycling bins when new trash bins arrivekeep their old ones as part of recent changes involving the borough's contracte
Plum residents should keep recycling bins when new trash bins arrive
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
keep their old ones as part of recent changes involving the borough's contracted garbage collector. The garbage collector, Republic Services, was referred to at council meetings and in borough letters to residents as Allied Waste and... Read more
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Salem News
Mandatory curbside recycling is the lawto pay $50 each for an annual city license and show proof of insurance. Letter
Mandatory curbside recycling is the law
Salem News / Posted 22 days ago
to pay $50 each for an annual city license and show proof of insurance. Letters have been sent to Waste Management, Republic Services, Kimble Company, Aarrow Disposal, Ohio Valley Waste, and Elite Disposal Service, notifying them of the law... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Salem has the law behind its curbside recycling effortsto pay $50 each for an annual city license and show proof of insurance. Letter
Salem has the law behind its curbside recycling efforts
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 22 days ago
to pay $50 each for an annual city license and show proof of insurance. Letters have been sent to Waste Management, Republic Services, Kimble Company, Aarrow Disposal, Ohio Valley Waste, and Elite Disposal Service, notifying them of the law... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
City’s recyclables still trashedhave to pull trash off the line.” The city’s trash is picked up weekly and rec
City’s recyclables still trashed
The Toledo Blade / Posted 23 days ago
have to pull trash off the line.” The city’s trash is picked up weekly and recyclables are picked up every two weeks by Republic Services. The recyclables are taken to a Kuhlman Corp. facility near downtown where loads are identified as either... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
2016 Fourth of July closuresClosed North Las Vegas District: Closed College of Southern Nevada: Closed N
2016 Fourth of July closures
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 23 days ago
Closed North Las Vegas District: Closed College of Southern Nevada: Closed Nevada State College: Closed UNLV: Closed Republic Services: Office closed, regular trash collection Southwest Gas: Office closed, emergency services... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Independence Day closings"Jefftran," will not operate Monday. Jefferson City's yard waste drop-off site
Independence Day closings
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
"Jefftran," will not operate Monday. Jefferson City's yard waste drop-off site, 2417 Southridge Drive, will be closed. Republic Services/Allied Waste won't make its scheduled collections Monday, and all trash and recycling collections will be... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Reagan Run thrives thanks to communitylending support are the following 39 businesses: Dixon Food Center, City of Di
Reagan Run thrives thanks to community
SaukValley.com / Posted 25 days ago
lending support are the following 39 businesses: Dixon Food Center, City of Dixon, Advance EMS, RC Trophies, 3-D Sound, Republic Services, Oliver’s Food Pride, River Country101.7/WIXN AM 1460, United Suppliers, Grot Imaging Studio, SalonCentric,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boy, 7, gets a lovely surprise from the local trash collectorsof being a trash collector when he grows up. But this week, for his seventh bi
Boy, 7, gets a lovely surprise from the local trash collectors
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
of being a trash collector when he grows up. But this week, for his seventh birthday, he received the best present from Republic Services, a waste collection company in his hometown of Lafayette, Louisiana, when four employees came to his house... Read more
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Boston Globe
Composting plans create quite a messthroughout the area say they face similar challenges. Gretchen Carey, the recy
Composting plans create quite a mess
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
throughout the area say they face similar challenges. Gretchen Carey, the recycling and organics coordinator for Republic Services, the hauler that handles Harvard University’s compost, said that as the demand for composting has increased... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona companies capitalize on low-interest-rate waveBrexit vote possibly ushering in a stretch of even lower rates, corporate finan
Arizona companies capitalize on low-interest-rate wave
The Arizona Republic / Posted 26 days ago
Brexit vote possibly ushering in a stretch of even lower rates, corporate financial officers could be staying plenty busy. Republic Services, Arizona's most valuable corporation, in late June priced $500 million of corporate notes to yield 2.9... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Four Ways to Make Your July 4th More Sustainable - PHOENIX (June 28 2016) – With summer in full swing and July 4 th festivities around the corner Republic Services encourages you to incorporate sustainability into your celebrations with four prac...PHOENIX (June 28, 2016) – With summer in full swing and July 4th festivities ar
Four Ways to Make Your July 4th More Sustainable - PHOENIX (June 28 2016) – With summer in full swing and July 4 th festivities around the corner Republic Services encourages you to incorporate sustainability into your celebrations with four prac...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
PHOENIX (June 28, 2016) – With summer in full swing and July 4th festivities around the corner, Republic Services encourages you to incorporate sustainability into your celebrations with four practical tips. The safest way to dispose of both used... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette School System to experiment with the 3 R’s: reduce, reuse, recycleWednesday was the deadline. Superintendent Don Aguillard said the district rec
Lafayette School System to experiment with the 3 R’s: reduce, reuse, recycle
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
Wednesday was the deadline. Superintendent Don Aguillard said the district received proposals from its current provider, Republic Services, along with Waste Management, Pelican Waste and Progressive Waste Solutions. He also said he’s received... Read more
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The Advocate
Around Ascension for June 30, 2016at Rotolo’s Pizzeria in Gonzales, Prairieville and Baton Rouge or Walker Pharma
Around Ascension for June 30, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
at Rotolo’s Pizzeria in Gonzales, Prairieville and Baton Rouge or Walker Pharmacy in Walker. Independence Day recycling Republic Services will stick to its regular recycling pickup schedule in Ascension Parish on Monday, Independence... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Opinion roundup: Blanket opposition to all taxes is foolishefforts. And in perhaps the NICE Committee’s finest moment, members demanded a
Opinion roundup: Blanket opposition to all taxes is foolish
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
efforts. And in perhaps the NICE Committee’s finest moment, members demanded answers from two private trash haulers, Republic Services and Waste Pro, regarding the tons of bulky trash — furniture, mattresses, construction materials, etc —... Read more
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Daily Press
July 4 closingscollections scheduled for Monday will be made on Wednesday, July 6. James City
July 4 closings
Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
collections scheduled for Monday will be made on Wednesday, July 6. James City County — See individual service provider: Republic Services — Closed Monday, will collect Tuesday. Waste Management — Closed Monday, will collect Tuesday. County... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
30 Fourth of July celebrations around PhoenixJuly 4. Youngker High School, 3000 S. Apache Road, Buckeye. Free; $5 wristbands
30 Fourth of July celebrations around Phoenix
The Arizona Republic / Posted 29 days ago
July 4. Youngker High School, 3000 S. Apache Road, Buckeye. Free; $5 wristbands. 623-349-6322, buckeyeaz.gov/events.7/4: Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom Mesa's celebration includes a memorial to Arizona's fallen soldiers from... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas to start negotiations with four garbage collectorsJose landfill instead of Newby Island, the city is continuing negotiations with
Milpitas to start negotiations with four garbage collectors
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
Jose landfill instead of Newby Island, the city is continuing negotiations with four garbage collection agencies including Republic Services of Santa Clara County, which operates the Newby dump on the Milpitas border and is funding the... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Royals in the communitythroughout the season, local organizations and volunteers who sign up to be a p
Royals in the community
Kansas City Royals / Posted 1 months ago
throughout the season, local organizations and volunteers who sign up to be a part of the Royals Green Team, sponsored by Republic Services, will help collect aluminum and recyclable plastics at the stadium gates as well as throughout multiple... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Notesbe aware of the pickup and delivery of trash carts and totes during the transit
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 1 months ago
be aware of the pickup and delivery of trash carts and totes during the transition period. City officials said crews from Republic Services, Norton’s new trash hauler, have begun to deliver the company’s trash carts. Residents should receive one... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Town of Lockport residents to save money on trashNo totes will be provided for regular garbage. Residents will still be allowed
Town of Lockport residents to save money on trash
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
No totes will be provided for regular garbage. Residents will still be allowed to dispose of one large item per week. Waste Management outbid Modern Corporation, whose proposal was $172.31 per unit, and Republic Services, which bid $222 pe... Read more

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