Coca-Cola To Help Fund Recycling Program With $2.6M GrantThe Coca-Cola Company has stepped forward to pay for 50,000 blue carts for the city's curbside recycling program, even though the city had essentially raised the money for them already.
Illegal Trash And Recycling Bins Removed From 1st Ward StreetsMayor Rahm Emanuel is not happy with a rogue recycling firm that put up trash and recycling bins on city streets without proper permits; and the mayor’s especially unhappy with Ald. Proco Joe Moreno (1st), whose name and face adorn the cans.
Inspector General Looking Into Unpermitted Street Trash Bins In 1st WardIt's one of the oldest no-no's in politics: no campaign signs on public property. In this case, an alderman putting out trash cans and recycling bins in his ward, with his picture on them, while running for ward committeeman.