Jun 2, 2014 Seattle expected to approve $15 minimum wage, the highest for any large U.S. city
Nov 15, 2013 Recycling is expensive but good -- up to a point.
Sep 26, 2013 It turns out the government can do more with Big Data than just spy -- they can use it to save money, too.
Aug 22, 2013 Parks are increasingly translating 'Leave No Trace' into 'Leave No Trash Can.'
Aug 5, 2013 More than 40 years after the “Crying Indian” campaign encouraged Americans to stop pollution, a new "Keep America Beautiful" hopes to boost recycling.
Jul 22, 2013 Big Bertha, named for former city mayor Bertha Knight Landes, will dig up to 100 feet a day and build a massive tunnel under the city for a new freeway.
Jun 17, 2013 Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants New York residents to set aside food scraps in a separate bin. Similar programs are already in place in San Francisco and Seattle.
Jun 6, 2013 The Monterrey Bay Aquarium just released a new report on all the sea junk they've discovered over the past 22 years of underwater surveys.
Jan 3, 2013 There are all sorts of ways to recycle Christmas trees: Mulch. Sand dune retainers. Even crappie fishermen get in on it.