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Friday, March 27th, 2009

First graders help kick off single-stream recycling

City and school officials joined the students Wednesday to put the first unsorted recyclable materials into a new 96-gallon cart. TDS is delivering the green carts with tan lids this week and next week to about 6,700 residential solid waste customers and collecting the old 18-gallon recycling bins.

Friday, March 27th, 2009

Video: Crockett students kick off recycling program

Along with the city of San Marcos and Texas Disposal Systems, the kids began single stream recycling this week which accepts an expanded list of recycled materials and accepts them without sorting.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

Masons donate flags to San Marcos schools

Members of the San Marcos Masonic Lodge No. 342 presented four Texas flags that had flown over the state capitol to the local SMCISD elementary schools in observance of Texas Public School Week.