Tagged with 'garbage'

Wastemobile hazardous waste collection coming to Des Moines April 21-23

Wastemobile hazardous waste collection coming to Des Moines April 21-23

The Wastemobile, a traveling household hazardous waste collection service in King County, continues its 2017 season with a collection event at the Des Moines Marina the weekend of April 21-23. The Wastemobile... [Read more]

Volunteers clear hundreds of pounds of debris from Redondo Beach area

Volunteers clear hundreds of pounds of debris from Redondo Beach area

Divers Chris Van Damme, left, and Matt Wilson haul out debris collected from Puget Sound waters off Redondo Beach on April 23 as part of a large volunteer effort during Earth Day Pier Clear. Highline College’s... [Read more]

REMINDER: Clean up Des Moines at clean-up event this Saturday, May 9

REMINDER: Clean up Des Moines at clean-up event this Saturday, May 9

 The City of Des Moines, Recology CleanScapes, and the Midway Les Schwab Tire Center are sponsoring a Community Clean-up Event on Saturday, May 9 from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., and volunteers are needed!  Teams... [Read more]

Homeless encampments, discarded drug trash causes SeaTac Council dispute

Homeless encampments, discarded drug trash causes SeaTac Council dispute

From our sister site The SeaTac Blog: In the south end of North SeaTac Park, near one of the last bogs around – Tub Lake – are several homeless encampments and a tremendous amount of garbage. When... [Read more]

CleanScapes announces Holiday Collection Schedule

CleanScapes announces Holiday Collection Schedule

CleanScapes announced its 2013 holiday collection schedule: Garbage, recycling and compost collection customers served by CleanScapes in Des Moines may experience a change in collection days during the... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Unveils New Hybrid Garbage Truck

PHOTOS: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Unveils New Hybrid Garbage Truck

On Tuesday, CleanScapes, the City of Des Moines and the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce cut a ribbon to celebrate the arrival of a new environmentally-friendly, hybrid garbage truck that will soon be roaming local streets…

CleanScapes Will Be Picking Up Extra Garbage/Recycling This Week

CleanScapes Will Be Picking Up Extra Garbage/Recycling This Week

On Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday of this week, CleanScapes will be collecting the residential garbage and recycling that was not collected because of last week’s winter weather. If your collection... [Read more]