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December 26, 2008 – KUAM News
DPW, GBB prep for trash

December 23, 2008 – Marianas Variety
GBB urges alternative disposal of green waste

December 16, 2008 – KUAM News
A look at Layon

December 10, 2008 – Marianas Variety
Guam EPA ordered to expedite GBB’s permit

December 10, 2008 – KUAM News
Federal Judge: Unified approach necessary for GovGuam's compliance of Ordot consent decree

December 9, 2008 – KUAM News
GBB: Legislature's actions no longer mirrors court submitted plan

December 3, 2008 – Marianas Variety
Permit delay irks GBB

December 3, 2008 – KUAM News
District Court judge orders expedited hearing on Ordot consent decree

November 25, 2008 – KUAM News
Federal receiver maintains plans for Layon landfill – Conversation with David Manning

November 23, 2008 – KUAM News
Weekly trash collection service will continue, says GBB

October 29, 2008 – Pacific News Center
Guam Chamber of Commerce Talks Trash With Solid Waste Receiver

October 28, 2008 – Pacific News Center
Guam Solid Waste Receiver To Meet With Island Leaders Tomorrow

October 23, 2008 – Pacific News Center
Unusual Spending at DPW

October 23, 2008 – Marianas Variety
New Layon landfill to cost GovGuam $159.7M

October 22, 2008 – KUAM News
Closing Ordot Dump will cost more than $29M

October 22, 2008 – Pacific News Center
Guam's Cost to Close Ordot Dump And Open Layon Landfill: $159.7 Million!

September 16, 2008 - Marianas Variety
GBB launches new recycling container project

September 15, 2008 – Pacific News Center
Solid Waste Receiver Launches New Recycling Program

September 15, 2008 – KUAM News
Island residents encouraged to recycle through new initiative

September 8, 2008 – Pacific News Center
Don't Trash Guam Transport & Warehouse!



July 28, 2008 - KUAM News
Think Green: ban on materials promotes recycling

July 22, 2008 - KUAM News
8 companies respond to GBB's RFEI

July 17, 2008 - Pacific News Center
GBB: Ban of Recyclable Materials a success!

July 17, 2008 - Marianas Variety
Trash ban takes effect today

July 15, 2008 - KUAM News
Recycling companies gearing up to take trash

July 15, 2008 - Pacific News Center
GBB & Mayors' Council talk trash



July 11, 2008 - Pacific News Center
Sen. Espaldon, Federal Receiver Join Forces To Solve Waste Crisis

July 11, 2008 - Marianas Variety
Improvements noted under receivership

July 10, 2008 - Pacific News Center
Solid Waste Receiver Reports Progress

July 10, 2008 - KUAM News
GBB provides status report on Ordot compliance

July 10, 2008 - Pacific News Center
GBB Hearing

July 7, 2008 - KUAM News
Time's ticking down until new rules at Ordot Dump begin

June 27, 2008 - Pacific News Center 
GBB bans recyclable materials from Dump

June 23, 2008 - Pacific News Center 
GBB moves on with plans to open landfill in Dandan

April 25, 2008 - KUAM
Federal receiver outlines objectives for dump management.

April 21, 2008 - KUAM
Federal receiver to inspect Ordot Dump, Dandan.

April 5, 2008 - KUAM
Federal receiver puts FAQs online.

March 19, 2008 - KUAM
Executive Says GBB Will Meet Challenge of Managing Guam’s Solid Waste,

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