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Orlando Sentinel
Garbage complaints drop but challenges remainservice continues to improve after a rocky debut in January, gauging by the sha
Garbage complaints drop but challenges remain
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
service continues to improve after a rocky debut in January, gauging by the sharp decline in customer complaints, Solid Waste Manager Jim Becker said. Complaints fell to 467 in June, the fifth consecutive month showing a decline. More... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
October 27, 2013of Natural Resources officials. The event takes place at the Shiawassee Conserv
October 27, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
of Natural Resources officials. The event takes place at the Shiawassee Conservation Association, 4247 N. M-52, Owosso, and starts at 7 p.m. Glardon has invited Doug Reeves, assistant chief of the DNR Wildlife Division, and Gary Hagler, chief of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Food scrap recycling isn’t just for southern Maine anymore. Rural Maine takes a bite at the apple.But the day is coming when that may no longer be the case. Food scrap recovery
Food scrap recycling isn’t just for southern Maine anymore. Rural Maine takes a bite at the apple.
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
But the day is coming when that may no longer be the case. Food scrap recovery efforts are increasingly popular in urban and suburban areas, and now they’re cropping up in rural towns from Piscataquis to Oxford counties, where Mainers for the most... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Confronting a nativist past; protecting school-choice’s future“ministry of Trinity Lutheran Church” that “provides opportunities for children
Confronting a nativist past; protecting school-choice’s future
SCOTUSblog / Posted 14 days ago
“ministry of Trinity Lutheran Church” that “provides opportunities for children to grow spiritually, physically, socially, and cognitively.” As one would expect at a pre-kindergarten, one place this growth happens is on the swings and slides that... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jimmy Carter asks Bill Gates not to dump coal ash in Wayne CountyFormer President Jimmy Carter has asked Bill Gates, one of the principal holder
Jimmy Carter asks Bill Gates not to dump coal ash in Wayne County
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
Former President Jimmy Carter has asked Bill Gates, one of the principal holders of waste deposal company Republic Services, to help halt the company’s plant to dump millions of tons of coal ash at a Wayne County landfill. Carter handwrote a note to... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
LOSING PRIVILEGESto pay more green by continually placing garbage in Toters that aren’t brown ba
LOSING PRIVILEGES
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
to pay more green by continually placing garbage in Toters that aren’t brown backfire. The City of Manteca is pulling blue recycling Toters and green yard waste Toters from residential customers who are consistently dumping garbage in them in a bid... Read more
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The Maui News
Higher fees proposed for some commercial waste disposalUnder bills recommended for approval Tuesday by the Maui County Council's Budge
Higher fees proposed for some commercial waste disposal
The Maui News / Posted 20 days ago
Under bills recommended for approval Tuesday by the Maui County Council's Budget and Finance Committee, the Department of Environmental Management is asking for changes in several fees commercial businesses pay along with a supplemental general fund... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Health Department prepping for start of schoolThe start of the 2016-17 school year is fast approaching and Barton County Heal
Health Department prepping for start of school
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
The start of the 2016-17 school year is fast approaching and Barton County Health Director Shelly Schneider said the Health Department is gearing up for the occasion. “The Health Department wants to remind everyone that school is around the corner... Read more
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The Press and Journal
County no longer accepting glass recyclingCounty’s 10 drop-off sites: • Conewago Township Municipal Building, 3279 Old H
County no longer accepting glass recycling
The Press and Journal / Posted 28 days ago
County’s 10 drop-off sites: • Conewago Township Municipal Building, 3279 Old Hershey Road, Elizabethtown• Dauphin County Recycling Center 1625 S. Cameron St., Harrisburg• Gratz Borough Community Center, 125 N. Center St., Gratz• Halifax Borough... Read more

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