Recology Auburn Placer

Solution to unhappy dumping grounds

I been thinking about our problem with people dumping sofas, mattresses and other possessions they no longer want (Journal, Jan. 19). A few years ago I tried to get rid of two box ...

Council meeting to include wide range of topics

Auburn residents can look forward to a variety of topics at Monday night’s City Council meeting. In a closed session at 5:15 p.m. the council is set to discuss labor negotiatio ...

New disposal service dazzles

I would like to take this opportunity to thank the two young men from our new disposal service, Recology Auburn Placer. On June 21 they drove around Colfax and noticed numerous bag ...

Region’s fire officials urge residents to ring their homes with healthy stretch of defensible space

Monday was the official start of fire season, and fire crews say they are prepared, but are asking for citizen help as well. “What they should be doing is clearing away that fl ...

Share your blue bags

I found your front-page article in yesterday’s Journal (Aug. 16) regarding too many blue bags received by Linda Brown very interesting. I live in the Northpark area, and purch ...

It’s in the bag

Some residents feel money is being wasted through a local recycling program that costs thousands of dollars. The city of Auburn participates in the “One Big Bin” program in wh ...

Trouble in bear country

A bear is causing local residents grief. Auburn resident Sue Ingle, who lives on Wescott Court near Robie Point, said her neighbor alerted her early Wednesday morning to the fact ...

Pick-up program to keep food waste out of sewer

A new food-waste program could help keep Auburn’s pipes clear. The city of Auburn adopted a new program that will allow residents to get rid of their pipe-clogging fats, oil and ...

Ice means delayed trash pick up

Some residents may have to wait a little bit longer before their full trashcans are picked up Frank Tamayo, operations supervisors at Recology Auburn Placer, said Thursday that ga ...

Auburn Placer Disposal is now Recology Auburn Placer

Waste management in Auburn has a new name and a new motto. Auburn Placer Disposal Service is now Recology Auburn Placer. “We are changing our name because our business has chan ...