Keep Mesa County clean: Secure your landfill loads

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ORCHARD MESA, Colo. — Some residents in Orchard Mesa are Concerned about excess trash from the Mesa County Landfill.

Not only is this a cleanliness issue for the community, it is an expensive one as well. When roadside clean up crews report to Highway 50 for landfill messes, it is coming out of your pocket.

…its tax payer dollars to pay and get out there to clean it up, when really we need to know that part of the process is to tarp and secure your load.

Jennifer Richardson, Waste and Sustainability Director

Landfill employees remind us that we must transport our landfill items efficiently, or the charge will be doubled.

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