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Waste Industry Applauds Arizona Legislation that Promotes Fair Competition Between Municipal and Private Waste and Recycling Services
WASHINGTON, April 3, 2015 /3BL Media/ — The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) applauded Wednesday’s signing of SB1187 by Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, legislation that will expand laws requiring fair competition between municipalities and private waste and recycling companies in the state. The Arizona chapter of NWRA led efforts to adopt this legislation working closely with...
Apr 3, 2015 11:45 AM ET
NYC Chapter of the National Waste & Recycling Association Testifies in Opposition to Intro 495 at City Hall Hearing Along with Local Leaders
The New York City Council’s Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management held a hearing today on Intro 495, a bill that proposes to reduce waste transfer station capacity in select neighborhoods in the City. 
Feb 13, 2015 4:05 PM ET
New York City Hall Rally Opposes Intro 495 Waste Transfer Station Capacity Reduction Proposal
NEW YORK CITY, Jan. 23, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Two members of the New York City Council joined local workers and business representatives at a rally yesterday on the steps of City Hall in protest of Intro 495, a proposal to reduce waste transfer station capacity in certain city neighborhoods. Photos from the rally against Intro 495 are available by request or at ...
Jan 23, 2015 11:05 AM ET
New York City Chapter of the National Waste & Recycling Association Unveils “I Drive 25” Campaign Endorsing Mayor de Blasio’s Vision Zero
The New York City chapter of the National Waste & Recycling Association (NW&RA) announced yesterday at the Vision Zero Fleets Safety Forum in Queens that its member trucks will be outfitted with bumper stickers that read: “I Drive 25: Support the Mayor’s Vision Zero Plan.”
Oct 24, 2014 10:45 AM ET
National Waste & Recycling Association Urges Caution in Proceeding with Proposed Transfer Station Legislation at New York City Council
The National Waste & Recycling Association's New York City Chapter voices its concern with the proposed legislation at City Council that would cap the percentage of the city’s waste that can be handled in any one community district. 
Oct 7, 2014 4:15 PM ET