Waste360 is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Need to Know

Stop The Stinky Station Says Peoria, Arizona Residents

Getty Images arizonafeat.png

Peoria, Arizona residents and elected leaders collaborated last year to stop the construction of a waste transfer station near their home. Signs around north Peoria at the time proclaimed: "Stop the stinky station."

Now, Republic Services is proposing a new site only two miles away. Although, the company says it would have less of an impact because it would be on the other side of the freeway and they would build a road that would run directly to the station so trucks wouldn't obstruct existing roads.

The northwest Valley is the only area of metro Phoenix without a waste transfer station.

Read the complete story here.

Hide comments
account-default-image

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish