Items Tagged with 'Darwin Bass'


Recycling service costs could rise in Kent County

Charges for haulers increasing from $35 per ton to $65 per ton in 2019.

October 19, 2018
Some Kent County residents soon may begin paying more for recycling service. Read More

Kent DPW approves $500M trash reuse project

Sustainable business park will be located on 250 acres of land adjacent to the South Kent Landfill.

October 12, 2018
Kent County has taken another step toward reducing solid waste by 90 percent by 2020. Read More

Inside Track: For the love of nature

Darwin Baas strives to find innovative ways to make Kent County a sustainable community.

April 6, 2018
With a 25-year-long career in conservation, spanning both the public and private sectors, Darwin (Dar) Baas brings a collaborative approach to solving West Michigan’s waste management channels. Read More

DPW completes extension of methane collection

Migration of gas prompts Kent County to invest in more wells.

January 5, 2018
An expansion of the Kentwood Landfill’s methane collection system recently was completed. Read More

Street Talk: Trash is information treasure trove

Common bonds.

May 12, 2017
As far as economic indicators go, this one may not be at the top of the heap, but it does offer a glimpse into daily life in West Michigan. Read More