Trash service snafu

...sewer and trash pickup - extended throughout the urban areas of the municipality. Earlier efforts to establish trash services stalled because no one at the city could figure out what to charge, and a lot of people in the former county areas...

Opinion columns | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Trash services change hands

Waste Management Inc. has acquired the trash-hauling business of Allied Waste Industries' BFI in Augusta.

Garbage trucks strew most debris

...days that my vendor runs but, sadly, it is an everyday occurrence because of the varying schedules of all the area trash services. This problem is not confined to just the west side of Augusta; it's common throughout the Central Savannah River...

Reports show increase in trash after Christmas

...should do their best to sort the recyclables from the true garbage to make sure they are taking full advantage of city trash services, which include recycling, bulk waste and yard waste pickup."Christmas boxes we can recycle," John son said...

Consumer inflation falls with spending

...tobacco prices MORE EXPENSIVE IN JULY 1.1%: Increase in price of shoes 0.6%: Increase in water, sewer and trash services WHAT GOT CHEAPER? 3.2%: Drop in prices for personal computers 0.3%: Drop in cost of household gas and electricity...

Jump in energy costs lifts consumer prices 0.3 percent in August

...light your home, are in need of medical care, insure anything, have any children in college or use water, sewer or trash services, there is no inflation," quipped economist Joel Naroff, president of Naroff Economic Advisors. On the Net: CPI...

Commissioners unhappy with contracts

...know what's being made at public expense," Mr. Smith said. The county is still exploring contracting out its trash services, but Mr. Smith doesn't anticipate the county privatizing other services soon. However, he said, "I believe...