May 2, 2015 | Sonya Burke

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Governor Calls for a Day of Prayer and Peace on May 3rd

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan is calling for a statewide “Day of Prayer and Peace” on Sunday, May 3rd, following the weeklong demonstrations in Baltimore City. The governor released the following statement: “Just a few days ago, the people of Baltimore City, Maryland, and the entire nation watched as Baltimore was consumed by violence and tragedy. […]

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December 30, 2014 | Sonya Burke

Trash/Recycling Collection Continues in MoCo Despite Strike

Montgomery County officials are continuing to remind residents to put out their trash and recycling for pickup despite the strike at Unity Disposal and Recycling, LLC. In a news release dated Dec. 30, officials advised residents in the areas affected by the strike to have recyclables and trash out by 7 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. […]

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October 18, 2013 | Sonya Burke

Gaithersburg Recycling Not Impacted by Strike

Officials with Gaithersburg’s public works department recently contacted the city’s recycling contractor, Unity Disposal & Recycling, to find out if the sanitation workers strike would impact the city’s recycling service. According to a daily briefing item emailed to the city’s elected leaders on Oct. 17, the contractor confirmed that the city of Gaithersburg’s recycling service […]

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October 17, 2013 | Sonya Burke

Sanitation Strike (Video)

For the second day in a row, sanitation workers and union supporters were seen picketing outside the offices of Potomac Disposal, along Woodfield Road at Airpark Road, on Oct. 17. In this MyMCMedia extra, you will hear from one worker who says affordable healthcare is one of the issues that sparked this strike: Potomac Disposal […]

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