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20-00 General Provisions
20-01 Residential Source Separation of Paper, Paperboard, and Cardboard
20-02 Preparing Paper, Paperboard, and Cardboard for Collection
20-03 Residential Source Separation of Containers
20-05 Yard Waste Collection
20-06 Preparation of Yard Waste for Collection
20-10 Premises to Receive DPW Recycling Collection Services
20-21 Recycling Requirements for Premises not Eligible for DPW Collection Services
20-22 Separation of Recyclable Material at Commercial Properties
20-36 Waivers for Recycling
20-37 Storage Area
20-50 Registration to Provide Recycling Services
20-51 Quarterly Reporting
20-52 Hauling Enforcement
20-61 Schedule of Fines
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