On Thursday, July 30, 2015, Waste Management completed one of the required cleanups that come with adopting a portion of the Truckee River.
Waste Management’s section is right where you’d expect: behind the WM facility on Commercial Row. (Highlighted in red below.)
This particular section of the river was what the founding members of the One Truckee River Initiative toured back in May. Based on that slideshow and the photos you’ll see below, it’s easy to see that there was a lot of trash and abandoned items.
Waste Management did its job very well, however. Check out the before and after pictures below…