The Indianapolis Board of Public Works approved a $45 million contract with Covanta, making it the city's top recycling provider for the next 14 years.
The recycling legislation will set goals for the state to reach by the end of the decade.
The Downtown Bloomington Recycling Center will close in July because of financial problems.
We talked with Mayor Bennett about Terre Haute's colleges, oil exploration and recycling programs.
The budget passed this year allocates an additional $1.1 million to encourage recycling in Indiana.
Bloomington citizens had voiced concerns over garbage processing in a residential area.
Plans to build a trash transfer facility in Bloomington have hit a snag and those behind it now want more time to work out issues in the plan.
The city has rescinded its letter of recommendation for an expansion of JB Salvage’s west side facility.
The city of Franklin appears to be following Columbus' lead in finding more money to pay for equipment.
The university is collecting electronic wastes Saturday, May 12.