Tag: communities

Public Utilities, Waste Management

A Look at Chicago’s Yard Waste Program

October 16, 2017

Via: Waste360

Over the years, the City of Chicago has changed how it handles yard waste, drawing suspicions from customers. In a recent article, WBEZ breaks down the details of how Chicago’s yard waste program works, how little waste gets composted and […]

Public Transport

Report: Access to Car-Share and Bike-Share Is Worse in Communities of Color

July 29, 2016

Via: NYC Streets Blog

Car-share and bike-share services are making it easier to go without owning a car in American cities, but access to “shared-use” systems remains limited in communities of color compared to majority-white neighborhoods, according to a new analysis from the Shared Use Mobility Center [PDF]. SUMC […]