Oakland Sued By Landlords Over Trash BillsA third of Oakland residents' trash bills go to the city, not the trash company. A grand jury report and a lawsuit suggest that's illegal.
SF Gardener's Furious Facebook Rant Blasts Park Goers For Trashing Dolores Park On Pride WeekendA furious expletive-laden Facebook rant posted by a gardener with San Francisco's Recreation and Parks over the trashing of Dolores Park on Pride weekend has pricked a lot of ears.
Ship Filled With Space Station Trash Expected To Burn Up Over EarthIt’s trash day for the International Space Station.
Oakland's Illegal Dumping Reward Program Failing To Pay UpOakland residents hoping to cash in when they catch people illegally dumping trash on the city’s streets say the city isn’t honoring its half of the deal – rewarding them.
San Jose Cleans Up Decades-Old Trash, E-Waste From Dry CreeksThere's at least one silver lining to California's four-year drought. In San Jose, volunteers have been able to clean out decades old garbage stuck at the bottom of dry creek beds.
Macy's Looks To Avoid More Fireworks Trash On San Francisco BeachesMacy’s officials said they are working to make changes ahead of Friday night’s fireworks show after a previous show on Saturday led to complaints about debris washing up on the beach at San Francisco’s Aquatic Park.
Former Oakland Pastor Caught On Camera Dumping Trash On Street In His NeighborhoodA local pastor was caught on camera dumping trash on a street in his own West Oakland neighborhood.
Park Officials Remove Trash Cans From Ocean Beach To Promote Cleaner ParkPark Service officials are trying a counter-intuitive method to reduce trash along Ocean Beach, by removing most of the trash cans.
San Jose Approves Hefty Fines For Illegal Dumping Frustrated over the growing problem of illegal dumping, the City of San Jose approved hefty fines for anyone caught dumping furniture or other trash on the street.
Audit Finds San Jose Recycling Bins Contain Up To 40 Percent Household GarbageThe whole idea behind recycling is that clean paper, plastics and metals are collected and shipped off to be reused. But at San Jose's sorting station the reality is a lot messier than that.
San Jose Pilot Program Converts Residents’ Food Scraps Into Animal FeedFood scraps will be turned into animal feed under a new pilot program for San Jose residents that will help the city move closer to its goal of zero waste by 2022.
Earth Day Challenge Asks People To Carry Trash Around With ThemHow much trash do you throw away in a day? You might be surprised, especially if you had to carry it along.