Simon Gordon saw a woman littering at a park near his neighborhood and his response is absolute perfection.
Maybe it’s not the BEST way to get someone to stop littering, but it’s also not the worst, right?
If nothing else, she’ll probably think twice before she litters again...
Today on Segment 16, the guys check out a story about a confused woman who is sick and tired of all the balloon trash she's finding on Michigan beaches. She uses the phrase "fake news" and everything, so you know this is a real crisis.
Grand Rapids has made recycling easier for Grand Rapids residents! If you still sort your recyclables, you're able to get a new cart for them, where you can just put everything in one container! It's called Single Stream Recycling, and it's available for current city recyclers.
Pretty much every day, my shift starts with the same set of prep steps to make the GRD studio habitable for a few hours. From the time the Free Beer and Hot Wings show is over, to the time I come in, things can go south pretty quickly. Not that Janna is to blame for any of it.
No one likes being awoken in the morning to the sound of a loud garbage truck rolling down the street.
But faced with the option of not having your garbage being picked up at all, most would deal with it and move on.
There have been stories where a person was accidentally dumped into the back of a garbage truck and crushed inside it, which is always an unfortunate story.
This guy, though, was dumped into the back of a garbage truck because he was going through a dumpster, but was lucky enough to not be crushed.