Garbage Pickup

City of Chicago garbage truck (Credit: CBS)

Northwest Side Residents Complain Garbage Crews Missed Them

The city’s new strategy for collecting garbage seems to be working well overall, unless you live on a block that gets missed on garbage collection day.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2012

City of Chicago garbage truck (Credit: CBS)

Grid-Based Garbage Collection Begins In North Side Wards

Trash in a number of Chicago neighborhoods will be collected differently starting Monday, but the city hopes no one notices a difference.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2012

City of Chicago garbage truck (Credit: CBS)

New Grid-Based Garbage Pickup System Rolls Out In 7 Wards

Some North Side residents might have a new garbage day starting Monday.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2012

Image Of A Waste Management Garbage Bin. (City Of Joliet Graphic)

Back Alley Backlash Against Joliet Garbage Program

City council members this week scratched their heads trying to come up with answers for residents who are losing alley pickup service and will have to start lugging the trash to the front curb next week.

12/09/2010