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20 NEW REFUSE TRUCKS HIT THE ROAD
“These new vehicles will help maintain the recycling and green waste initiatives that are making our island more sustainable, along with providing reliable refuse collection,”
The McNeilus side-loader trucks are based at five refuse yards. The Pearl City Yard, which had one of the oldest truck fleets, received 10 vehicles. The Honolulu Yard welcomed five,
In late 2011, a large number of older refuse side-loaders experienced various mechanical problems, forcing some routes in Pearl City and
An additional 11 trucks have been ordered and will be placed in service later this year.
Media contact: Louise Kim McCoy, Mayor’s Office, 768-7798.