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Trib Tuesday take: Westmoreland Cleanways home-hunt continues

| Monday, March 5, 2018, 9:00 p.m.

Westmoreland Cleanways is dropping plans to lease property at Phillips Road near Pleasant Unity. This, after several residents opposed the nonprofit drop-off operation in their neighborhood. And plans to locate near Yukon fell apart last year.

Meanwhile the agency that promotes recycling has suspended the collection of electronics at its Innovative Park site off Route 30 in Unity. Unfortunately some old tube TVs and electronics are getting dumped where they shouldn't. Surely within the expanse of Westmoreland County there's a suitable site for a recycling service that meets a public need.

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