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Waste Management makes changes to collection
Posted: 8:22 AM, May 07, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-09 14:13:01-04
Starting Monday morning, Waste Management
won't separate your trash from yard waste
if you live West of I-680, according to our partners at the
The company had just started separate collection East of 72nd Street last month. It had planned to move to move further West, but could not because of a driver shortage.
Waste Management's contract with the city says they are supposed to collect trash and yard waste separately for about 35 weeks through Thanksgiving.
According to a statement from the Mayor's office, once Waste Management gets six more drivers everything West of I-680 will also be separate.
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