October 21, 2021

Council needs feedback to decide on trash contract

September 29, 2021

Cortland’s decision on whether to extend its trash and recycling collection contract or seek a new service provider will rest on what residents tell their Common Council members, Mayor Brian Tobin said Tuesday. “At this […]

Recycling to ramp up

February 5, 2021

In December 2019, Linda Falter didn’t know what to expect with Cortland County’s changes to recycling, but she said her hauler, Leach’s Custom Trash Removal, provided educational material. “It’s routine now,” she said, that is […]

Hiring of county recycling coordinator on hold

April 21, 2020

It may be awhile before Cortland County gets a new recycling coordinator due to coronavirus pandemic. “We do not have a hiring freeze in place, but we are not hiring other than necessary people until […]

Coronavirus briefs 4/16

April 16, 2020

Cortland county cases of virus increase to 27 The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Cortland County increased by two to 27 on Wednesday, the county reported. In total, three people have died in Cayuga, […]

125 tons of cardboard recycled

March 13, 2020

After a recycling center worker spread a load of materials across the floor Wednesday, Trisha Jesset, the Cortland County deputy highway superintendent, spent several minutes going through the pile and removing pieces of cardboard for […]

City clarifies recycling changes

February 19, 2020

City officials brought some clarity to continuing confusion about city and county recycling changes Tuesday night at the city Common Council meeting. Aldermen questioned the city’s trash hauler, Bert Adams, as well as Charles Sudbrink, […]

County seeks new recycling coordinator

February 11, 2020

Cortland County’s recycling coordinator has moved to another position in the highway department and county is looking to fill the recycling position, a month after the county took control of its recycling and nine months […]

DEC OKs county’s composting program

February 6, 2020

Composting of fiber materials like paper at the Cortland County Landfill could begin as early as Monday, said Cortland County Highway Superintendent Charlie Sudbrink, to help reduce the amount of normally recyclable material it expects […]

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