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Augusta garbage issues unresolved a year into new solid waste contract

...Kelli Walker.Environmental Services Di rector Mark Johnson has attributed most of the missed or delayed pickups to Advanced Disposal, one of two primary contractors hauling residential waste.It was "a huge learning curve for them," Vance said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-15/augusta-garbage-issues-u
Top Story: New garbage changes got off to rocky start

...local minority-owned waste haulers were left out of the new garbage contract, but one of two new primary haulers, Advanced Disposal, began entirely new routes June 3. There appeared to be no dress rehearsal."You couple that with brand-new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-12-24/new-garbage-changes-got-
Commissioners question waste collection contract

...contract, nearly a year after the commission approved the deal with two waste haulers, Inland Service Corp. and Advanced Disposal.The deal, under development for at least three years, requires the haulers to run garbage trucks on compressed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-03-25/commissioners-question-w
Garbage man robbed while working

An Advanced Disposal employee was robbed Friday morning while collecting trash in front of a south Augusta home.The 51-year-old told Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-10/garbage-man-robbed-whi
Augusta trash hauler calls in help

...in the Georgia National Guard to assist with pickup, according to Solid Waste Director Mark John son. Rather, Advanced Disposal, one of the two primary contractors, has called in the "cavalry" to assist, Johnson said."Basically, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-06-11/augusta-trash-hauler-cal
An even bigger mess

...pick them up, as it were ? to survive.How could the two hauling companies under city contract, particularly Advanced Disposal, have not planned this better? That company apparently had to call in resources from other locales.And while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-06-15/even-bigger-mess
New garbage collection system not going smoothly

...Augusta Disposal has a different hauling company that will need to learn the nuances of each household, Johnson said. Advanced Disposal and Inland Services are the primary haulers."You couple that with brand-new trucks, new drivers, a new system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-06-06/new-garbage-collection-s
City still getting complaints on garbage changes

...solid-waste contract, despite being asked to bid by the city's two prime contractors, Inland Service Corp. and Advanced Disposal. Two other small haulers were taken on under the contract.Commissioner Donnie Smith said households in his west...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-07-12/city-still-getting-compl
Police seek missing man

...p.m. in a silver 2008 Ford Fusion, according to a statement from the sheriff's office. He was wearing his Advanced Disposal uniform, and police believe he wants to harm himself.Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-19/police-seek-missing-man
Efforts to revise Augusta's tax system on hold until 2013

...deductible if built into the millage rate," he said.When he is not in the legislature, Harrell works as salesman for Advanced Disposal, a company that has trash hauling contracts with many counties and municipalities in Georgia, including Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-12-15/efforts-revise-augustas-