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Kick the Can Challenge

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Congratulations to the Kick the Can Challenge Winner

Public Works 5th Floor of City Hall

Kick the Can Challenge Winner


Thank you to all of the Community Builders in each participating area for making the Green Team’s second Greening Our Routine challenge a success! Because of your effort, we saw a reduction in waste generated and an increase in recycling volumes.

Kick the Can Challenge Results:

  • Overall waste generation decreased by 55%, eliminating 183 tons of solid waste per year;
  • Recycling volumes increased in 70% of areas;

  • Increased recycling would fill 250 MORE blue carts over a year; and

  • Waste contamination decreased by 75%.




Challenge Dates: October 10, 2016 – November 18, 2016 (6 weeks)

Registration to be a Kick the Can Champion closed on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. 


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