Due to Garbage Contract Dispute, Environmental Crisis Looms in the City of Jackson

Close up of the side of a green garbage bin with a Waste Management label

Seven days from now, the current City of Jackson contract with Waste Management Inc. for garbage disposal will end. That means one week away from possible apocalyptic consequences, at least by sanitation standards, after the Jackson City Council yesterday reversed the declaration of emergency that Mayor Chokwe A. Lumumba declared on Friday, Sept. 17, after […]