| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Delray has won its legal battle against Waste Management, which could mean a win for residents.
For the first time in a decade, Delray will be able to scan the field in hopes of getting the best price for trash pick up.
Friday afternoon, Judge Meenu...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Three hundred vehicles filled with unwanted printers, fax machines, batteries and paint rolled through the Act V parking lot during Laguna Beach's first electronic waste recycling and hazardous materials disposal event Saturday.
Laguna Beach residents...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 5:42 PM
One by one, the coal ash trucks come.
Five days a week during daylight hours, they head up a private paved road that runs from the Yorktown Power Station — which burns coal and oil to produce electricity — to the industrial landfill where...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Workers at a New Mexico nuclear waste storage facility that suffered an underground fire and radiation leak last month lack adequate safety training, oversight or a proper response plan for emergencies, a federal investigation has found.
In a report...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:30 AM
If you don't enjoy seeing all the trash on the side of Gloucester roads as you're driving around, now is your opportunity to do something about it.
The 4th annual Clean Gloucester Day will be held Saturday and is open to individuals, groups,...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:17 PM
The Energy Department, dealing with twin setbacks in its long effort to deal with Cold War-era radioactive waste, said Tuesday it was stopping construction of a massive plant in South Carolina to handle surplus plutonium and proceeding with an...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Dull though the subject matter may be, it would be hard to overstate the potential impact on Harford County of a consolidated, countywide water and sewer system.
Running a municipal water system that meets the demands of large swaths of the populace,...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 10:53 PM
The Energy Department suspended normal operations for a fourth day at its New Mexico burial site for defense nuclear waste after a radiation leak inside salt tunnels where the material is buried.
Officials at the site, known as the Waste Isolation Pilot...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Laguna Beach and Waste Management will host the city's first event offering electronic waste and paint collection, as well as document shredding, March 22.
The new service will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Act V lot, 1900 Laguna Canyon Road. It...
| Feb 14, 2014
Every housing market is unique, but a new study on Cleveland's recovery efforts may help guide local groups seeking to repair neighborhoods hard hit in the Chicago area and elsewhere by the financial crisis.
The research, commissioned by the Joint Center...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:26 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott said Tuesday he plans to push lawmakers to budget $55 million for restoration of the Sunshine State's pollution-choked natural springs.
The announcement comes as lawmakers gear up to battle over potentially massive springs...