Claims about truckloads of recyclables ending up in landfills have been misleading.
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Why Can’t Chicago Recycle?
A world-class city, a “green” mayor—what’s the problem? Insiders say the city’s budget woes are only part of the story.
Next city property to go private: garbage sorting facilities?
Daley administration officials are getting ready to lease out more taxpayer-owned assets: the city’s three garbage sorting centers.
“Without recycling, Chicago’s like Detroit”
The state of the city’s recycling program: an exchange between a frustrated citizen and the head of Streets and San.
RIP, Blue Bag
City officials hold a wake for the Blue Bag recycling program.
I’d tell you, but then I’d have to recycle you
The city is getting ready to announce a north-side expansion of the blue cart recycling program.
The Blue Cart rollout continues
The city has detailed its plans to expand recycling services in 2008.
Kick it to the curb
Could an effective city recycling program be in the making?