Orange County is expanding its curbside recycling pickup to include more rural residents.
Orange County Solid Waste
Each Shred-A-Thon typically collects about 20 tons’ worth of paper.
County and town elected officials met Thursday night to work out how to fund recycling and solid waste services.
Orange County managed to have its landfill waste down to 0.49 tons per resident in 2014. That represents a huge reduction over the last 22 years, one that neighboring counties don’t come close to claiming.
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