Phila. Residents Asked To Keep Their Trash For Another WeekThere will be no collection Friday or Monday. Residents are being asked to hold on to their trash for another week.
Streets Commissioner: Rough Winter Forced Trash Trucks Into The Repair ShopCity officials say that due to this winter’s extreme weather, an unusually high number of trash tracks are out of service for repairs.
City Officials Offer New Proposals Aimed At Combating LitteringA city councilwoman, along with the Nutter Administration, want Philadelphia to take a 'Disneyland approach' when it comes to litter.
Residents Voice Concerns Over Proposal To Transport NYC's Trash By Train To ChesterAs Eyewitness News reporter Diana Rocco reports, trash already makes its way from the Big Apple to the Covanta facility on Highland Avenue and residents fear there could be more down the road.
Tuesday Trash & Recycling Pick-Up Suspended In Philadelphia Because Of SnowTuesday trash and recycling collections have been suspended.
Winter Storm Impacts Trash And Recycling Collections In PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia residents who regularly set out their items in the rear driveway, must set them out at the curb for pickup. Citizens should set their materials out on their regularly scheduled collection day.
Lower Merion Suspends Wednesday Trash PickupIn anticipation of yet another winter weather event, Lower Merion Township has suspended trash collection on Wednesday.
NJ Residents Reminded To Recycle Old Electronic Devices With the holidays comes the gifting of new gadgets to replace old or outdated models, and the Department of Environmental Protection (DEPT) is reiterating that certain devices must be taken to designated recycling points as mandated by law.
Philadelphia's Snow-fighting Efforts Remain In Full GearThe Philadelphia Streets Department says that it is continuing its snow-fighting efforts into the afternoon.
Earlier Set-Out Time For Trash Pickup In Philadelphia Starts This WeekStarting this week, Philadelphia residents will be able to set their trash at the curb a couple of hours earlier than currently allowed, the night before its collected.
Sanitation Worker Finds Grenade In The Back Of Philadelphia Trash TruckOn Friday morning at approximately 9 a.m., sanitation crew worker Kenneth Clea discovered an unusual object in the rear of the sanitation truck that he was collecting trash in.
'Flash Mob' Style Cleanup Held In Love ParkWith supplies and organization provided by Cleanitsupply.com, a couple dozen men and women met in front of the famous ‘LOVE’ sculpture to clean up trash in the park.