Anyone else worried about all the garbage piling up? If you are a Republic Services customer and if you missed garbage pickup Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday due to weather here's the latest update!
CITY OF RENTON
(update: 02/08/19; 4:45 p.m.)
Due to continued storm conditions which prevent safe collection of garbage, recycling and organics containers, Republic Services has cancelled Saturday's missed pickup recovery.
Solid waste customers whose collection was missed last week will now have their carts collected on their next scheduled collection day and are allowed to place out double amounts of garbage and unlimited amounts of recycling and organics at no additional charge. You can store overflow in sturdy garbage bags or in plastic tubs
It sounds like the only question for this weekend will be are there six inches, 8 inches, or a foot of blowing snow and frigid temperatures! But no matter what this weekend storm brings to Puget Sound, cities around the region say they are making special plans to make sure everyone, pedestrian to drivers to firefighters, can get around safely.
Here are the published routes for snow and ice removal and plowing from the City of Renton!
Streets that receive a high volume of traffic such as NE 4th, Sunset, Benson, Talbot, Carr Road, school routes and the main access roads to Renton Hill and West Hill are first priority for anti-icer pre-treating plowing and sanding. During peak commute hours, these streets receive the most attention