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District 11 – Hazardous Waste Roundup Event – June 8th, 2019

District 11 – Hazardous Waste Roundup Event – June 8th, 2019

Jacksonville, FL (June 8, 2019) -- Each year, the City of Jacksonville, Public Works Department schedules various Hazardous Waste Remote Site disposal events around the city. One of the upcoming collection events is taking place in District 11: This event is to serve the needs of our Jacksonville...

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JEA Request Jacksonville Residents for Help to Fight Fatbergs

JEA Request Jacksonville Residents for Help to Fight Fatbergs

Jacksonville, FL (February 6, 2019) – Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA) is asking for the public’s help to prevent sewage disasters by defeating fatbergs, large clotting non-biodegradable sewage. JEA has broadcasted its mission to defeat fatbergs in city-wide email blasts, social media posts,...

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JEA Special Committee and Jessie Ball duPont Issue Final Reports

JEA Special Committee and Jessie Ball duPont Issue Final Reports

Jacksonville, FL. (November 30, 2018) - After months of work, the Special Committee on JEA Issues its final report, dated July 25th, 2018, along with a report from the Jessie Ball duPont organization issued on November 30th, 2018[outofthebox dir="/5 utilities/20181130 final reports issued...

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CM Becton Visits District with Department of Public Works Officials

CM Becton Visits District with Department of Public Works Officials

Jacksonville, FL (September 24, 2018) – In looking to address community concerns regarding storm water issues around the District, Councilman Danny Becton along with leadership within the City’s Department of Public Work performed a field trip to gain a first-hand look at the areas of District 11...

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District 11 Annual Hazardous Waste Roundup a Success

District 11 Annual Hazardous Waste Roundup a Success

Jacksonville, FL (June 24, 2017) It was a beautiful Saturday morning but hot as the City of Jacksonville and the folks in Solid Waste department battled the heat to collect your hazardous waste materials including paint cans, chemicals, electronics, including old TVs all in the name of not dumping...

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District 11 – Hazardous Waste Roundup Event – June 8th, 2019

District 11 Local Site Added to Cities Annual Hazardous Waste Roundup

Each year, the City of Jacksonville, Public Works Department schedules Hazardous Waste Remote Site disposal events around the city. In serving on the Special Committee for Solid Waste, Council Member Danny Becton noted that there were no hazardous waste remote sites selected anywhere near the...

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New Recycle Guidelines

New Recycle Guidelines

Jacksonville, FL (April 1, 2017) City Officials announced that changes to acceptable items for recycling have changed effective April 1, 2017. The changes were communicated via a mailing to all residents. The changes are listed below however you may wish to review the copy of the flyer that the...

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WASTE PRO Additional Hours

WASTE PRO Additional Hours

Jacksonville, FL (August 23, 2016) Through the efforts of Councilman Becton who is a member of a Solid Waste subcommittee additional hours were initiated from the City and in conjunction with Waste Pro who holds the contract for solid waste for District 11. Additional hours were provided to...

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Southside’s Bayard is Pilot Program for COJ Public Works LED Study

Southside’s Bayard is Pilot Program for COJ Public Works LED Study

As the incandescent light bulb goes the way of the type writer, new technology like LED light bulbs provide a significant savings in electricity and longevity that can add up to big bucks for consumer households and businesses over time. This is especially true for our city municipalities. Each...

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