Recycling complications

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.


Welcome to the new

After 22 years managing the online discussion forum, I decided to update things and move to a wordpress blog to make posting easier and provide more information at a faster pace.

Ideas, suggestions and comments always appreciated.

PLEASE REPLY TO THE TOPICS! I’m not getting very much discussion, thanks!



Some photos are from the Easton Historical Society and Carl Holmander’s collection of Easton photos.