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  • Plan would offer recycling to 11 South Portland condo, apartment complexes

    SOUTH PORTLAND — The City Council at a workshop Monday night reviewed a plan that would restore recycling services to 11 condominium and apartment complexes that had the service before it was privatized. The plan, however, does nothing to expand recycling to more than 800 other c...

  • City Council to discuss expanding recycling

    SOUTH PORTLAND — The City Council on Monday will discuss ways to expand the city's curbside recycling program to include 1,100 apartment and condominium units throughout the city. City officials encourage the public to attend and voice their opinions of the options to be presente...

  • Vote likely in South Portland on $5.8M school renovation bond

    SOUTH PORTLAND — Voters in June are likely to be asked to borrow $5.8 million for school renovations.

  • s-cecouncil-011609 Council reduces recycling center hours

    CAPE ELIZABETH — The Town Council Monday took several steps to cope with the economic downturn, including reducing recycling center hours to four days a week and the transfer of $200,000 to the School Department to help counter a state funding curtailment.

  • pnms-ewaste-010709 Tossing tech-trash The economy throws a wrench in e-waste disposal

    Your holiday pile of boxes, ribbons and wrapping paper shreds are probably long gone by now, carted off to the local transfer station alongside a turkey carcass, broken champagne flutes and the impossible plastic clam-shell package that once housed your new MP3 player.

  • North Yarmouth recycles

      I would like to report a positive happening in this time of not always good news. For two months in a row, North Yarmouth has had the highest recycling rate of ecomaine members: 49.03 percent and 49.58 percent. Rates for the previous three years have varied from 10 percent t...