Category Archives: Garbage & Recycling

Arlington Joins New Texas Recycling Campaign

Electronic Recycling will announce a new marketing campaign with eight North Texas Communities tomorrow to increase awareness of the importance of recycling electronics such as computers and televisions. It will take place Wednesday, February 4 from 10-11 a. m. at the Garden Room inside Goodwill Industries in Fort Worth, TX. Arlington is one…

Promising Results for Arlington’s Automated Recycling Program

Arlington’s curbside recycling program has grown by more than 10% in the last year, thanks in part to a new collection system. Last summer, Arlington switched from manual curbside recycling collection to automated. During the conversion, Republic Services delivered 95,000 recycling carts to city residents.  Since then, Arlington residents have recycled 22,863…

Two Arlington Locations to Accept Recycled Trees

After the holidays are over, residents and businesses are encouraged to recycle Christmas trees. Two free drop-off locations are available from Dec. 26, 2013  through Jan. 13, 2014: South Arlington Calloway’s Nursery 4940 S. Cooper St. 9 a. m. to 6 p. m. daily 817-465-2838 Christmas trees should be loaded into one…