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City of Sacramento Survey Finds Little Demand For Weekly Recycling Service

Some people have been hoping the City of Sacramento would return to the  practice of picking up recycling every week. But that's not going to happen.

The city recently surveyed 640 residents by phone to find out if they wanted to abandon pickups every two weeks and return to weekly pickups, which were discontinued.

Erin Treadwell with the city says it turns out there isn't much of a demand.

"Seventy-five percent of residents surveyed felt that the every-other-week recycling service was adequate," says Treadwell.

Continue reading at Capital Public Radio

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