Highland Park Plaza Owner Accused of Neglecting Trash, Attracting RodentsResidents say there’s often a dump behind a plaza on Woodward at Beresford and the large loads of trash are not just an eye-sore, but a haven for rodents.
Flint Outsources Garbage Collection, Brings Back Curbside RecyclingFlint's emergency financial manager says he's outsourcing the city's garbage collection services, a move that will also restore curbside recycling service.
Late Trash Pick Up Makes For Dirtier DetroitIn some Detroit neighborhoods, paper yard waste bags are decomposing on city streets.
Bloomfield Hills School Bashes Trash In Honor Of Earth DaySome Bloomfield Hills students are honoring Earth Day in advance with an attempt to reduce the amount of trash they generate.
Macomb Landfill Getting Second Waste Power PlantSoutheastern Michigan will have one of the region's largest waste-to-energy projects when a Macomb County landfill adds a new methane-burning electric power plant in January.
Landfill Rules Could Make Energy Projects CheaperA recently signed Michigan law could make it less costly to expand the use of the bioreactor technology to generate energy from landfills.
Lake Michigan Beach Garbage Likely From MilwaukeeA report says trash that washed up on Lake Michigan beaches in West Michigan in 2008 and 2010 likely came from Milwaukee sewer overflows.
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‘Stop Canadian Trash Act’ Gains SupportA group of U.S. lawmakers is telling Canada: We like your people, but we don't want your trash.
Sen. Stabenow Aims To Pass 'Stop Canadian Trash Act'Senator Debbie Stabenow is introducing legislation aimed at stopping private Canadian waste from coming into Michigan.
Problems Slow Monday Morning CommuteRush-hour commuters were slowed as a result of a trash hauler with too much payload in the back.