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2008-09-23 12:00:00

By TOM BELL The City Council approved a deal with a waste hauler Monday that will give residents free curbside recycling next year. The 20-year agreement calls for Casella Waste Systems to provide free recycling services in exchange for the city's agreement to extend a sewer line on County Road to a site where Casella plans to build a solid-waste facility. "This is a winner," said Mayor Bruce Chuluda, who has been trying to boost the city's recycling efforts since he took office three...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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