sanitation

Janesville dump faces budget shortfall

Sanitation fund expected to be $223,173 in debt by end of the year

The city of Janesville has provided the community with a space to drop unwanted items at the city's only landfill since the 1950s. But with the landfill's growing debt, soon residents may have to go elsewhere to drop off their garbage.

Senate OKs sanitation worker safety bill

Injury crash prompts legislation

The Wisconsin Legislature is scheduled to take up a bill designed to protect sanitation workers from reckless drivers who go around stopped garbage trucks.