Coastal FOGO kerbside collection to start from July 5

October 24, 2023 10:01 am in by

Food Organics, Garden Organics or FOGO kerbside recycling will start on the North-West Coast on July 5 next year.

The rollout to Kentish, Latrobe, Devonport, Burnie, Waratah-Wynyard and Circular Head councils is being co-ordinated by the Dulverton Waste Management Authority, which has advertised for a project manager to oversee the introduction of the much-anticipated programme.

Central Coast has been running it’s own FOGO service since 2019, but will come on board with its neighbours.

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It’s anticipated wheelie bins will be distributed to householders up to six weeks before commencement.

Construction is already well underway on a closed-loop $16 million organics recycling facility at Dulverton, near Railton, which will handle all organic waste for the North-West Coast.


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