Be Careful How You Handle Your Garbage and Recycling in San Francisco

Now, failing to sort your garbage – that’s a paddling right there.

And failing to hide your garbage from plain view, oh you better believe that’s a paddling.

As seen in the colorful Mission:

Well, maybe not yet, but that’s the way things are heading in San Francisco in the coming years. Click to expand

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2 Responses to “Be Careful How You Handle Your Garbage and Recycling in San Francisco”

  1. TB says:

    OK, so not only does this turn garbage haulers into police, but I see no signs of contesting these fines.

    More importantly, how will a garbage collector/cop know if I put garbage in my recycling bin, or if it was some passerby?

    Sure, this will work out just dandy. I don;t see ANY way how this could possibly fail.

  2. sfcitizen says:

    Well, I think you’d probably get plenty of warning before you’d ever get a ticket for not hiding the cans.

    And the idea of $1000 fine didn’t go over so well, but the govt. can always hector you and issue warnings.