This week is recycling pickup in the 49th Ward and judging by the calls and emails to my service office, many folks still seem confused about the recent change in rules for how to dispose of recyclables in the blue carts picked up by city crews.
So here’s the bottom line:
Don’t put your recyclables in blue cart bins inside a plastic bag. Just put your items loose in the cart. Recyclables contained in bags of any kind will no longer be accepted. [Read more…]