trash http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati's one trash container policy may be changing http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnatis-one-trash-container-policy-may-be-changing <p>Cincinnati officials will likely amend a controversial policy put in place last fall which limited most households to one container of trash per week.&nbsp;<br /><br />Gerald Checco with Public Services said the city is not ready to implement those new waste regulations anyway.&nbsp; He said his department will be working on amendments.&nbsp; He made a presentation Monday to city council’s neighborhood committee.<br /><br />The changes would let some households have more than one container as long as it can be picked up by the city's automated trash trucks.<br /> Mon, 19 May 2014 19:07:25 +0000 Jay Hanselman 26921 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati's one trash container policy may be changing Cincinnati changing trash collection http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-changing-trash-collection <p>Starting today, Cincinnati residents and business owners will notice a c<a href="http://wvxu.org/post/changes-city-garbage-collection" target="_blank">hange in the way the city collects garbage</a>.<br /><br />For residents it means using trash carts, which were delivered throughout the spring and summer. Nearly 88,000 carts have been dropped off <a href="http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-begins-garbage-collection-changes-next-week" target="_blank">since the program began in April</a>.<br /> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 18068 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati changing trash collection Cincinnati delivering more trash carts this month http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-delivering-more-trash-carts-month <p>The City of Cincinnati is beginning the second phase of a program to deliver <a href="http://www.wvxu.org/post/changes-city-garbage-collection" target="_blank">new trash carts to city residents</a>.<br><br>Households that have their trash collected on Tuesdays <a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wvxu/files/TrashBrochure.pdf" target="_blank">will be getting carts</a> throughout May.<br> Mon, 06 May 2013 14:32:48 +0000 Jay Hanselman 12205 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati delivering more trash carts this month Cincinnati begins garbage collection changes next week http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-begins-garbage-collection-changes-next-week <p>Cincinnati will begin <a href="http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/trash/" target="_blank">making changes to its garbage collection system</a> starting next week. &nbsp;<br><br>That’s when workers will begin distributing 65-gallon trash carts to about 90,000 residents. That process will take until at least August to complete. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 19:38:59 +0000 Jay Hanselman 10741 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati begins garbage collection changes next week Changes coming to Cincinnati garbage collection http://wvxu.org/post/changes-coming-cincinnati-garbage-collection <p>Cincinnati Council will likely vote next week on an ordinance making major changes to how the city picks up your trash.&nbsp; Officials have been studying the issue for a couple years. &nbsp;<br><br>Budget Director Lea Erikson is the co-chair of a task force recommending the changes.&nbsp; She said the plan has several goals.<br><br>“To modernize the language, improve safety, create clear and consistent rules, enable new technology, limit excessive trash, resume yard waste collection and decrease cost,” Erikson said.<br> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 15:12:27 +0000 Jay Hanselman 7000 at http://wvxu.org Changes coming to Cincinnati garbage collection