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Clean City, Green Jobs: How Smart Recycling Policies Can Build Our City’s Economy

New York City has an opportunity to create thousands of good-paying jobs by raising the city’s low recycling rate and investing in recycling and composting infrastructure. Leading green cities around the country, including Seattle and San Francisco, have 60% more
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New York Post: Kathryn Garcia and Maritza Silva-Farrell make the case for waste zones

On Friday November 11 2017, NYC’s Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia and Executive Director of ALIGN Maritza Silva-Farrell published letters in the New York Post setting out why commercial waste zones are an essential fix for a broken system.  Here’s what
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Commercial Franchise Zones Explained

Two of the industry’s largest playing fields, NYC and L.A., are exploring the concept of commercial franchise zoning systems. Here's what you need to know about the ongoing situations in both L.A. and NYC.Read More

Martin Luther King Jr. died while standing up for sanitation workers’ rights — but many still have to work on his holiday

Martin Luther King Day falls on the slain leader’s birthday and was declared a federal holiday in 1983. But while employers routinely recognize major holidays like Christmas and Thanksgiving and federal celebrations like Memorial Day and Labor Day, they’re not as quick to honor MLK Day, Campbell said.Read More

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