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Group to meet about Monroe curbside recycling

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News/AP) - Progressive Waste Solutions will meet Wednesday with a Monroe group to discuss the curbside recycling program officials had wanted in place January.

Since summer, the Monroe Garden Study League has worked with Progressive Waste Solutions to bring curbside recycling to Ouachita Parish for the first time.

Progressive Waste Solutions is one of the largest solid waste solutions providers in North America. The company started a campaign to sign up people throughout Ouachita Parish who would commit to paying for the monthly service.

More than 3,000 people said they would pay for the service.

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