Opponents believed several things stunk about San Francisco’s deal to haul its waste to Yuba County once San Francisco’s current landfill disposal contract expires in 2015. So The City did the right thing in canceling the contract and airing out the details to make sure everything is aboveground about the plan to bury our garbage at a new location. Read More
A lucrative garbage contract approved last year in a deal to transport San Francisco’s waste 130 miles away to a Yuba County landfill has been trashed amid three lawsuits alleging improper bidding and inadequate environmental review. Read More
San Francisco officials awarded a $112 million garbage contract to one company by using a process that stunk, according to a lawsuit filed this week by a competing trash disposal company.
The lawsuit comes as a Board of Supervisors committee is set to approve a 10-year contract with Recology today to dispose of waste in the company’s landfill in Yuba County. Read More
An effort is under way to open up San Francisco’s garbage hauling business to competition for the first time in 80 years. Read More
The battle of two trash companies over a lucrative landfill contract came to a head Wednesday during the Board of Supervisors Budget and Finance Committee hearing. Read More
A dispute over The City’s lucrative garbage business has two waste-hauling companies trash-talking. Recology is on the brink of winning a 10-year contract from The City to dispose of the waste in the rubbish-company’s landfill 130 miles away in Yuba County. Read More