tires

Garbage Problems
5:30 pm
Thu April 8, 2010

Waste Rubber Blight Under Assault

Councilwoman Cindy Circo.

Kansas City, Mo. – The Kansas City Council may ask voters to decide in August whether to license the city's 600 tire dealers. The problem is thousands of discarded tires, often dumped at night.

If the ordinance passes, voters would decide whether to levy a $250 annual fee on dealers.

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