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Shrinking waste LIHUE County of Kauai officials are moving ahead with a new waste management program that would charge residents based on how much they throw away, though some have concerns.
The Garden Island | Aug 21, 2014 11:45 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Lihue, Hawaii
5-2 vote hikes trash rates for now Three months after handing Waste Management a $53 million, seven-year contract that would privatize the city's transfer station and revert to the curbside pickup program, commissioners plan to more | Aug 21, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Key West, Florida
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Waste Management Sues Oakland Over $1 Billion Trash Contract The nation's largest trash hauler has filed a lawsuit claiming the city of Oakland illegally awarded a $1 billion contract to a local garbage company. | Aug 20, 2014 6:58 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Francisco, California
Dozens of councils suspend rubbish collection over truck safety fears Australias largest waste management firm removes fleet from the roads after accident left two people dead Continue reading...
The Guardian | Aug 20, 2014 06:16 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Algonquin prepares to switch trash collection ALGONQUIN The village's trash collection service provider is set to change on Sept. 1 from Waste Management to Groot, along with the days people have their trash picked up.
Northwest Herald | Aug 19, 2014 8:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Crystal Lake, Illinois
Solid Waste Board to look at staff cuts Thursday workshop to address possible Solid Waste changes The seemingly ever-embattled Del Norte Solid Waste Management Authority will hold a “strategic planning” workshop on Thursday, which is expected to focus on possibly making permanent st
The Daily Triplicate | Aug 19, 2014 1:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Crescent City, California
Garden City renews contract with Waste Management Members of the Garden City City Council on Monday defended renewing the citys trash collection contract with Waste Management despite Atlantic Waste Services claims that accepting its bid would have saved the city more than $150,000 over the course of the | Aug 19, 2014 04:22 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Savannah, Georgia
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Waste Management sues Oakland over $1 billion contract The nation's biggest trash hauler is suing the city of Oakland over a $1 billion contract.
KGO-TV | Aug 19, 2014 01:25 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from San Diego, California
Waste Management Sues Oakland Over Garbage Contract Fight The dirty fight for Oakland's trash just got a lot messier. Waste Management, the Texas-based corporation that currently collects the city's trash, filed a lawsuit this morning against the City of Oakland, weeks after the City Council awarded the entire $
East Bay Express | Aug 18, 2014 8:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Berkeley, California
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Group Wants Iowa State Fair Attendees to Think Green DES MOINES, Iowa – Waste Management of Iowa wants Iowa State Fair-goers to “think green” this year. This year marks the fifth year the group has partnered with the fair to increase recycling on the fair grounds. In 2013, a record 70,000 | Aug 15, 2014 9:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Des Moines, Iowa