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Replacing the Algona Transfer Station with new south county facility – County and City of Algona in discussions on potential site

Factoria Transfer Station Replacement Project – Construction begins in Sept 2014; No service interruptions expected

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January 28, 2015

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Jan. 8, 2015

CCTV News: Recyclers find innovative new uses for old Christmas trees (external)
Report by Chris Casquejo featuring King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson and West Seattle Nursery—from CCTV America's Global Business program.

Jan. 8, 2015

Coalition of King County Cities Adopt Formal Goals In Climate Pact audio (external)
Leaders representing more than 60 percent of the county’s population have now signed on to goals outlined by the King County-Cities Climate Collaboration —from KPLU.

Jan. 7, 2015

KOMO4 News: Green Cleaning (YouTube)
Does your home need a good cleaning after the holidays? King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson and KOMO's Mary Nam demonstrate eco-friendly, almost fun ways to tackle that chore.

 
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Recycle your fluorescent lights: LightRecycle product stewardship program for mercury-containing lights began Jan. 1, 2015 (external link).

Updated: Jan. 14, 2015


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