City looks at recycling options

Mayor Nancy Cooper appreciates hearing the concerns of young citizens regarding recycling.

  • Nov. 2, 2012 10:00 a.m.

Mayor Nancy Cooper appreciates hearing the concerns of young citizens regarding recycling.

At council’s Oct. 24 meeting, Cooper referred to a letter from Lauren Ough regarding the lack of recycling bins downtown.

Rob Nieuwenhuizen, the city’s director of engineering and public works, said the city has had discussions with Downtown Salmon Arm regarding recycling.

“We were looking at some options of how to facilitate the program,” he said.

Cooper said she is pleased to hear young people are noticing and concerned about this, and suggested that Lauren Ough be sent a response to her letter.

 

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