Trash piling up on streets across US due to worker shortages

Trash piling up on streets across U.S. due to worker shortages

1/21/2022 5:30:00 AM

Trash piling up on streets across U.S. due to worker shortages

Worker shortages related to the spread of the omicron variant of the coronavirus are resulting in trash pile ups on city streets across the country.

, where officials have halted recycling."You know that they could find the money to do it if they wanted to," she said. "If it was a business that wanted to come in here, they would dump money in to make it happen."Cities including Atlanta, Nashville, and Louisville are so shorthanded they have temporarily stopped collecting things like recyclable bottles, cans, paper and plastic, yard waste, or oversized junk to focus on the grosser, smellier stuff. The delays are more than an annoyance to residents, creating problems such as clogged storm drains and blocked sidewalks.

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