Stories tagged: incinerator
TUESDAY, FEB. 11, 2014
Spokane cedes control of solid waste system to county
The Spokane City Council on Monday did something that seemed almost unthinkable a decade ago: It gave up control of the Spokane Regional Solid Waste System. In a unanimous vote, …
THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2012, 2:03 P.M.
Confiscated pot stinking up Oregon courthouse
COQUILLE, Ore. — The atmosphere at the Coos County Courthouse this spring is a bit heady. Blame it on the pot in the evidence lockers and too little ventilation.
TUESDAY, AUG. 30, 2011
City OKs Waste-to-Energy deal
City leaders on Monday agreed for the second time this year to a deal that keeps Spokane’s Waste-to-Energy Plant open another three years. The Spokane City Council voted 6-1 to …
TUESDAY, FEB. 8, 2011
County set to approve amendments to Waste-to-Energy Plant contract
County commissioners are ready to bless a plan to make Spokane’s garbage burner more competitive with regional landfills. The deal, which could be approved today, would allow Spokane to order …