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Culture shift needed to increase recycling

State lawmakers should improve the ‘Bottle Bill’ and pass other measures The attempt to promote and instill more green-centric waste management and recycling programs is a communal effort that all New Yorkers must embrace. Residents, recyclers, waste collectors, and...

A Tribute to All Essential Workers

The Covid-19 pandemic has truly been an unprecedented challenge for our community. From schools closing, businesses shutting down or adapting to customer needs, and people working from home, it’s natural to have many different reactions. Grief, sadness, frustration,...

Brookhaven recycling center reopens after $7.5M overhaul

Yaphank, NY – November 18, 2020 – Brookhaven's revamped recycling center – reopened earlier this year after a $7.5 million modernization – has town officials saying they have resurrected a recycling program that fell apart two years ago amid major changes in the...

Garbage time

Town of Brookhaven, NY – October 9, 2020 – It’s garbage time on Long Island: Public officials and waste management firms have been ramping up planning for the growing trash crisis facing the area, much of which will be exacerbated by the closure of the Town of...