Dallas isn’t known for being an eco-friendly city. Most apartment complexes aren’t required to recycle. Many homeowners chuck electronics into the trash.
But our bad habits are catching up with us. McCommas Bluff Landfill, one of the city’s largest non-tax revenue sources, could fill up by 2062. The city would either have to build another landfill — a costly endeavor — or ship our garbage elsewhere, which also is expensive.
In 2016, we delved into Dallas’ recycling habits and what our neighborhoods need to be kind to the environment. Read the story here.
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