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Posts tagged "Monongalia County"

Service League of Morgantown uses Old Stone House to give back to the community

  By: Joe Cooper, Devin Dye and Dan Krotz The Old Stone House at 313 Chestnut St. in Morgantown is the oldest standing stone structure in Monongalia County. It entered the National Register of Historic Sites in 1972, but since 1935, the Service League of...5:28 pm November 3, 2013

Morgantown’s Clean Community Concept responsible for dramatic increases in recycling

By: Branford Marks, Caroline Szwed, Joe Nelson In all of 2012, Republic Services, the recycling company that serves Monongalia County, collected approximately ninety tons of recycling within Morgantown city limits. Since, January of 2013, Republic has collected 659.46 tons of recycling for the city. The increase...9:12 pm October 27, 2013
Can Morgantown officials ban trucks clogging downtown roads?

Can Morgantown officials ban trucks clogging downtown roads?

By Bryan Popkin, Kelsea Lynch and Stephen Sleeper For years, Morgantown residents have complained about the large trucks that clog traffic downtown as they rumble by on Beechurst Avenue and Walnut Street on their way to deliver coal and gravel to the coal-powered plant on...11:10 pm April 4, 2013