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Trash talk - the good kind

...compacting machinery. Training and installation will keep the operation on pause until Sept. 24, but Jim Penor, solid waste coordinator for the City and Borough of Juneau's waste management division, said a new baler is something the whole city should...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-09-15/trash-talk-good-kind
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Recycling center temporarily closed

...15-year-old recycling baler will be repaired during that time. In December, City and Borough of Juneau Solid Waste Coordinator Jim Penor said the aging machine was "falling apart at the seams." Pictures of the old baler showing it held together...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-22/recycling-center-temporarily-closed
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Hidden Valley, Hidden Controversy: A housing project competes with landfill dreams and government realities

...location is used and land must be flattened. If the city chooses this option, it would need to start now, CBJ Solid Waste Coordinator Jim Penor said. Penor recommends shipping the city's trash Outside."I'm concerned about the landfill...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-15/hidden-valley-hidden-controversy-housin
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JACC: "Warm & Cool" by Annie Wedler, "Fiber and Fiber Break the Ice" by JDHS ceramics students, and "Grit" by MK MacNaughton

...show "Grit" will feature local Juneauites Stephanie Marnon, Chef; Ole Taug III, Laborer; Jim Penor, CBJ Solid Waste Coordinator; and Michael Patterson, Anti-Toboacco Motivational Speaker. MacNaughton swaps portraits and descriptions out...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-03-04/jacc-warm-cool-annie-wedler-fiber-and-fib
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JPD installs box for unwanted pills

...get ahold of them and kind of start down that path," she said in an interview.Jim Penor, the city's solid waste coordinator, encouraged people to stop flushing pills down the toilet, which he said is bad for the environment and bad for...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-10/jpd-installs-box-unwanted-pills
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New trash baler to revamp recycling

...handling twice the amount of recycled material as the current machine, which is falling apart from age.CBJ Solid Waste Coordinator Jim Penor hopes the new baler's increased capacity will allow recycling programs in Juneau schools, Bartlett Regional...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-24/new-trash-baler-revamp-recycling
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March First Friday Art Walk

...show "Grit" will feature local Juneauites Stephanie Marnon, Chef; Ole Taug III, Laborer; Jim Penor, CBJ Solid Waste Coordinator; and Michael Patterson, Anti-Toboacco Motivational Speaker. MacNaughton swaps portraits and descriptions out every...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-03-04-12
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City seeks funds for recycling center, parking system

...at the Lemon Creek recycling center during a Monday meeting. "Our baler is falling apart at the seams," Solid Waste coordinator Jim Penor said. "It was manufactured for 1,000 to 1,300 tons (of recycling) per year, and we are at 2...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-09/city-seeks-funds-recycling-center-parki
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Drug Take-Back Day on Sept. 27

...10 a.m. and 2 p.m.Items that will not be accepted include intravenous solutions, injectable syringes and medical waste.For more information, visit www.juneau.org or contact CBJ's solid waste coordinator at 780-6009.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-12/drug-take-back-day-sept-27
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When drains won't do, Juneau's landfill does

...the weekly event's first day.Previously, with around seven events a year, said Jim Penor, the city's solid waste coordinator, more than 500 cars might show up each time. Over the year, the city would collect 500,000 pounds (250 tons...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-20/when-drains-wont-do-juneaus-landfill-do
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