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New Recycling Contract, And Dumping Hazardous Waste Into Sewers: The Good, Bad, And Ugly Of The Week’s News

From the city’s new recycling contract, to a company being accused of dumping hazardous waste into the sewer system, our panel of non-experts discusses The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly of this week’s news.


A lot can happen in a week. Some of it good. Some of it bad. Some of it downright ugly. When faced with intriguing developments in the week's news, we turn to a rotating panel of "non-experts" to parse The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly of it all.

This week, our panel weighs in on the city's new recycling contract. Then, they discuss the city joining the county's legal action against a company accused of dumping hazardous waste in the city's sewer system. And they talk about a candidate getting bounced from the governor's race — bouncing just like the check she submitted to pay the filing fee.

Our panel of non-experts this week includes: