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NO GLASS in the Green Curbside Recycling Program.

by Lazybrook Civic Club - March 24th, 2016.
Filed under: General News, Recycling.

Mayor Sylvester Turner said Wednesday the move is to help save the city money. This goes hand-in-hand with the current $160 million budget shortfall.

“The maximum cost of the recycling contract is $5.7 million,” Turner explained. “To the extent we can reduce the amount (of glass) that’s in the green bins, it will lower the cost from $5.7 million to a lower amount.”

Read the full story on KHOU

Instead of curbside pickup, residents are asked to separate the glass then drive it to one of the 10 recycling centers across Houston shown below:

REduce REuse REcycle REpair!

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