waste http://kuow.org en Garbage Collection Advice From Oregon: 'Go For It' http://kuow.org/post/garbage-collection-advice-oregon-go-it <p>David Hyde talks with Michael Armstrong, senior sustainability manager for the City of Portland, about Portland's biweekly trash program. Seattle is currently considering a proposal to reduce garbage collection to every other week.<br /> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:09:38 +0000 David Hyde & Hannah Burn 29142 at http://kuow.org Garbage Collection Advice From Oregon: 'Go For It' Seattle Compost Is A Hot Potato http://kuow.org/post/seattle-compost-hot-potato <p></p><p>Seattle city council members are scheduled to vote Monday on legislation that could change where the city's food and yard waste ends up. But the latest plan is raising a stink east of the Cascades.</p><p> Sat, 23 Mar 2013 01:11:52 +0000 Derek Wang 10246 at http://kuow.org Seattle Compost Is A Hot Potato Construction Debris: Where Seattle's Old Buildings Go To Die http://kuow.org/post/construction-debris-where-seattles-old-buildings-go-die <p></p><p>Close to half of the garbage generated in America doesn’t come from individual homes or businesses. It comes from construction sites.</p><p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 01:45:08 +0000 John Ryan 6400 at http://kuow.org Construction Debris: Where Seattle's Old Buildings Go To Die