Last night, Mr. Fields talked about curb side recycling changes and trash service cost increases.
Global market complicates local recycling, frustrates residents
“Suddenly, the collectors stopped picking up recyclables,” said Sheila Holland, a Malden resident. “No notice, no explanation, but week after week, they skipped collecting them. Finally I went down to the Public Works Department to find out what was going on.”
A town employee told Holland the city had switched to a “dual-stream” system.