Two Tecumseh City Council members, and three student volunteers from Johnson County Central Schools assisted with a contamination sort at Tecumseh’s Recycling Center on Friday afternoon, November 20.

The City of Lincoln wants your help to keep your holiday festivities and the recycling process smoother by recycling correctly and even using some of your homemade items to reuse.

The new covered 96-gallon carts for trash and recycling replace the 18-gallon green bins that had been used for Omaha's curbside recycling.

A new city department will be added next spring to handle garbage collection in Beatrice.

FCC Environmental Services, Omaha’s new curbside waste hauler, will soon begin taking recyclables to multiple processing companies until the city can secure a long-term contract with a single processor.