October 23, 2021

Who said that?

Florida's quote of the day

| 10/13/2021

"First, don't stop recycling."

-- Jen Dabbs

Jacksonville has been without curbside recycling collections for about a week, and people who don’t want to put recyclables in their trash are thinking about what to do.

The Southeast Recycling Development Council has been thinking, too, and watching lots of cities have trouble finding truck drivers to handle trash-hauling and recycling collection.

“We certainly hate to see this situation evolving in locations throughout the U.S.,” said Jen Dabbs, outreach director for the group, which shared some thoughts on how to handle Jacksonville’s collection hiatus.

Read more at the Florida Times-Union

 

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