Tons of holiday debris ups the ante at landfills

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Thomas Garcia Whether it is aluminum pie pans, fruit cakes or ravaged gift wrapping and packing peanuts, the household trash tends to accumulate over the holidays. “There was a definite increase in trash brought into the landfill,” said Steve Garcia, Logan landfill manager. “There was a definite increase when compared to previous weekends in the […]

City reviews future of landfills

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By Chelle Delaney By Chelle Delaney Quay County Sun The city’s plans to close its old landfill have been rejected by the state, and its plans to build the first cell for waste at the new landfill are at a standstill. In addition, it looks like costs to operate the new landfill could mean that […]