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City Making Big Changes To Residential Recycling Program

Posted 02.21.2013 | Chicago

After years of half-baked recycling initiatives, Chicago is finally making good on expanding its program, promising city-wide service by the end of th...

Recycling in Chicago -- A City of Haves and Have Nots

Joe Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Joe Moore

Recycling is no longer an issue that only interests "Lakefront Liberals" -- it has become a basic service that every sector of the city wants, expects, and deserves.

Chicago Recycling: Aldermen Take No Action On Expanding Blue Cart Program

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago's stalled recycling program was the subject of much hand-wringing and no action at a City Council committee meeting Monday. Ald. Tom Allen pu...

Recycle More, Earn Stuff: Incentive-Based Recycling Comes to Chicago

Christine Escobar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Christine Escobar

Under the program, households will be encouraged to increase their recycling to receive rewards based on the amount of recyclables they generate