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Change at recycling center

...interruption of service on Tuesdays and Wednesdays," Eric Vance, manager of Waste Management in Juneau said.Arrow...Management around 15 to 20 minutes warning before delivery.Eric Vance of Waste Management said the recycling area will be coned...
Dump rises; recycling on idle

...dump has gained height at an alarming rate. Anyone who drives down Egan Drive is unlikely to miss the dump now, but Eric Vance, Waste Management's district manager, said he doesn't have updated figures on the rate the garbage is accumulating...
Out of smell, out of mind

...a week down to a total of two calls since the new odor control system was turned on in mid-March, landfill manager Eric Vance said. And those two calls may not have even been related to landfill odors, he added. "Basically, the proof is in...
Juneau center sees big increases in recyclables flowing in, out

...crowds and bulk. The recycling tonnage shipped out in 2006 nearly tripled that of 2005, Juneau landfill district manager Eric Vance said. That number reached 1,250 tons in 2006, compared to 450 tons in 2005. The input keeps equipment operator Glenn...
Airport ponders growing bird life

...people coming in to scare the birds away with noise-making pyrotechnics. "We don't want to be a bird attractant," Eric Vance said on Friday from Portland, Ore. He agreed the main problem is with birds being near the airport's flight patterns...
Gull Control

...P spokeswoman. The eagle caused a brief power outage that affected about 10,000 people. Landfill district manager Eric Vance suggested the head may have come from a kill outside the landfill. The effort to scare off birds started last year when...
United Way leadership program to host 'No Trash Bash'

...meeting with the Waste Management's local manager, Eric Vance. "We here in Juneau have a very unique relationship...a Rotary Club lunch, met with Rep. Cathy Muñoz and Eric Vance at the landfill and even had a ride-a-long with the...
Juneau's Wasteland

...overwhelming, it is awful," she said. Meanwhile, the landfill will continue to grow to its legally permitted height, said Eric Vance, site manager of the Capital Disposal landfill. "The majority of the landfill will be filled to 80 feet and there...
Dumped glass irks recyclers

...up onto the smooth, compacted layer to unload their trash. "We need a good driving platform for the public," said Eric Vance, general manager for Waste Management, a national corporation that operates the dump. Valentine said he is disappointed...
Biologists kill gulls to protect airplanes

...said. "It is our understanding everything has been done to get rid of the gulls nonlethally before this request." Eric Vance, who is general manager of the Lemon Creek Landfill, said the bird situation has improved dramatically. "I am willing...


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