Tag: Maryland

Basic Services, Civil Service

Maryland lawmakers approve ‘strongest’ facial recognition rules for law enforcement yet

April 11, 2024

Via: StateScoop

The Maryland General Assembly this week unanimously passed legislation limiting how law enforcement agencies in the state can use facial recognition technology. It’s now on its way to Gov. Wes Moore’s desk for a signature and could become active as […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Maryland Governor Extends Appreciation to SWANA and Industry

June 3, 2020

Via: Waste360

Silver Spring, MD – The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has received a letter from Maryland’s Governor, Larry Hogan, thanking “SWANA and our nation’s waste management professionals for their tireless efforts throughout the ongoing public health crisis.” Governor […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

Maryland Recycler Donates 36K Masks to Healthcare Workers

March 26, 2020

Via: Waste360

Beltsville, Md.-based Sun Recycling is donating 36,000 N95 respirator masks to healthcare workers in the Washington, D.C., area who are working on the frontlines during the COVID-19 crisis. The company received the unopened boxes of masks a few months ago […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Waste Connections Acquires American Disposal Services

December 10, 2018

Via: Waste360

During its third quarter 2018 earnings call, Toronto-based Waste Connections Inc. teased a soon-to-be-finalized, large acquisition. And today, the company revealed it has acquired American Disposal Services, Inc. and certain affiliates, one of the largest privately-owned solid waste collection and […]