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County officials address reports that garbage contractor may stop hauling as early as Saturday

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Will Madera County residents and businesses on the Valley floor below 1,000 feet above sea level find themselves with trash on their hands Saturday?

They may have to wait for Saturday to find out.

On Monday, the county began getting reports from residents and businesses that they had been notified by Madera Disposal Systems that trash pickup would be ended as of Saturday.

That is 11 days before the company’s long-standing contract with the county to pick up trash in the unincorporated areas of the Valley floor, and also to operate the county dump, is to end, having been canceled by the county...


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