Recycling

Reader Input: Molly and PJ appreciate parks

My friend, PJ, and I have enjoyed walking at Regional Park for the last five years. We want to express our thanks to Pat and his remarkable crew for keeping our 17 parks so clean ...

Reader Input: Hard to recycle in Meadow Vista

Recycling is not an easy task in Meadow Vista. For years at our house, we have saved all of our plastic containers with a “1” or “2” on the bottom because t ...

Reader Input: Keep Auburn beautiful

I would really like to see a stronger effort being put into keeping our streets and public areas free of litter. Some solutions would include an increase in garbage cans on high-tr ...

Placer County urges residents to spend ‘a day at the dump’

There is no shortage of fun things to do in Placer County such as hiking, checking out local museums and art galleries, and visiting the dump. Yes, the dump. In this case the &ldq ...

Recycling gets boost from weak economy

A steady stream of aluminum cans poured through the crusher Wednesday afternoon at the Auburn Community Recycling Center as car after car dropped off bulging plastic bags. The Sa ...