“If that beautiful beach looking across at the hills had a wealthy neighborhood above it on the bluffs, this wouldn’t be an open question. It would be cleaned up.”
The agency plans to raise tipping fees, the charge per ton that haulers pay to dump garbage at Metro’s regional transfer stations.
Other West Coast cities—Seattle and Los Angeles—persuaded voters to spend on projects with far more eye-popping price tags.
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