Using the green bin to its full potential - tips from Ottawa.ca

As you know, October 29th marked a big change in the City of Ottawa's waste collection. The new contracts, which will save residents $10 million per year, mean that organic waste (your green bin) will now be picked up every week! Garbage pickup is now every two weeks, but by taking advantage of waste diversion opportunities - blue and black boxes and the green bin - you will see a noticeable difference in the amount of garbage by your curb and the smell that comes from it. (There has been no change to recycling pickup.)
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Councillor for Hire: A day at ROPEC

It's been nearly a year since Councillor Scott Moffatt announced his intention to put himself up for hire at various organizations in the Rideau-Goulbourn area or that impact the area. On May 29, 2012 the Councillor found himself at Robert O. Pickard Environmental Centre (ROPEC).
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