Released on June 22, 2018 - 10:44am

The challenge for July is focusing on increasing recycling while decreasing refuse.  The neighborhood with the smallest gap between Refuse and Recycling will be the winning neighborhood.  The winner will be announced during the first week of August.  Residents from the winning neighborhood have 30 days to claim their $10 residential special pickup voucher.  The voucher must be used within those 30 days.  Please see the Recycling Competition webpage for more information.

The ongoing June challenge is to increase recycling from the Previous Month.  The winner will be announced by the first full week of July.  On the 3rd Friday of every month, Public Works will announce a new neighborhood challenge! 

For automatic reminders and updates about this competition, download our Recycle Coach application to your phone! 

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