A Sammamish boy and the man who picks up the garbage on his block have formed an unexpected bond. They both know what it’s like to fight cancer. Author: Ted Land A Sammamish boy and the man who picks up the garbage on his block have formed an unexpected friendship. One is just learning to … Read more
Republic is leading the way in sustainability, earning major accolades and unmatched recognition. Tune into this sustainability conversation to learn about the breadth and excellence of our sustainability programs. We are proud of the breadth and excellence of our sustainability programs. Tune into this sustainability conversation with Pete Keller, vice president of recycling and sustainability, … Read more
They say “one man’s meat is another man’s poison.” True to this saying, even the worst of certain situations could bring some positives for somebody. Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall in Texas as Category 4 hurricane, is one such example. The storm that caused widespread damage to life and property, severely affecting the energy and … Read more
I-65 N at Old Hickory Blvd was completely closed a short time ago due to an overturned garbage truck.Trucks have cleared away the garbage and two lanes are open, but you can expect heavy traffic and officials are asking motorists to avoid the area.
Cosumnes firefighters on Aug. 22 extinguished a fire that broke out in a Republic Services garbage truck in Elk Grove. The driver reportedly dumped the bags out of the truck right after seeing the fire. Cosumnes Fire Chief Mike McLaughlin told the Citizen that it’s difficult for his staff to determine the fire’s origin since … Read more