Underground dumpsters not solution for city
June 26, 2014 08:24 PM | 525 views | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend | print
DEAR EDITOR:

I have been following the stories/comments on the trash containers on and around Marietta Square.

One story contained a reference to underground containers. These are monster units, but clever.

While in Florence, Italy, in April 2013, I saw one being serviced. The unit is about the size of a standard Dumpster, but only a 4-foot tall-by-2-foot-square entrance bin is usually visible above the sidewalk. Unfortunately, a huge truck with a crane is required to retrieve the underground portion for servicing!

Robert Hoenes

West Cobb

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