January 18, 2022

Recycling changes ahead

November 29, 2019

Bo Nelson picked up a small plastic cookie container and crunched it in front of Judy Jackson. “Crunchy is garbage,” he said. Then he picked up a milk jug removing the cap and squeezed it. […]

Saving through separating

March 16, 2019

Charlie Sudbrink stood next to a 10- yard dumpster, no taller than 4 feet, that was half-filled with glass bottles at the Cortland County Recycling Center. While the bottles nestled against the side of the […]

Recycling pays dividends

January 15, 2019

Contento’s on Pendleton Street in Cortland is looking to add four more full-time job positions following the opening of its new facility — a construction and demolition debris recycling center. “We’ve created one full-time position […]

Flow control revise in works

August 8, 2018

The Cortland County Legislature hopes to have a revised flow control law ready by the end of this month or September to address deficiencies in the law costing the county more than $400,000 a year […]

A lack of (flow) control

July 28, 2018

Cortland County is losing more than $400,000 a year in revenue through a loophole in a flow control law requiring haulers to dump trash at the county landfill. The law, enacted in November, has brought […]