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Baltimore City Council mounts filibuster in protest of biweekly recycling collection during 6-hour hearing

June 3, 2022

The Baltimore City Council mounted a veritable filibuster in protest of the city’s pandemic-disrupted recycling collection Wednesday evening, prolonging what was scheduled to be a four-hour discussion of the Department of Public Works’ budget until nearly midnight. At issue was the current biweekly collection schedule, which was implemented in January when officials said a COVID-fueled staffing shortage made the move necessary.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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