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Trash or treasure: New system draws mixed reviews, plenty of questions
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Monroe is two weeks into its new garbage collection system, which uses carts, shown above. Residents who need a different size bin can exchange them by calling 608-329-2490. (Times photo: Anthony Wahl)
MONROE - It's good; it's bad; it's a little bit strange. Conclusions about the new waste and recycling carts and pickup schedule are mixed as residents in Monroe got their first taste of using an automated system that began July 22. City residents at the Behring Senior Center Thursday, July 1 were willing to interrupt their card games to comment on the system.