Corvallis Garbage Service Delayed

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The slippery roads have delayed garbage services in some Corvallis neighborhoods. Republic Services is asking for patience. The company says it couldn’t get to at least 2,500 homes since the snow hit, especially in the hilly areas of town. The company says if a truck hasn’t picked up your garbage, recycling or … Continue reading »

Blue Garbage Trucks Going Green

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Republic Services’ blue garbage trucks are going green. The waste hauler is hitting all five “Rs” in its motto, with its recent decision to shift its truck fleet to compressed natural gas, or CNG. It’s a much cleaner burning fuel than the diesel and bio-diesel combination that the trucks currently run on. … Continue reading »