Advanced Disposal and Rizzo Sanitation will divide the garbage pick-up duties within the city.
Detroit City Council has approved the privatization of garbage pickup, a $122 million move officials say won’t save money but will improve and expand service.
In some Detroit neighborhoods, paper yard waste bags are decomposing on city streets.
Adopt-A-Highway volunteers are preparing for the final clean sweep of state highways from Saturday, Sept. 24, through Sunday, Oct. 2.
The Michigan Department of Transportation’s popular litter cleanup program will send about 32,000 volunteers out on Michigan highways from July 9-17, in the second of three scheduled pickups this year.