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The Larimer County Waste Shed will Impact You & Your Disposal Costs

The Larimer County Waste Shed Projects and Policy Are Under Construction. See How They Will Affect You. --- Part 1

If you live in Larimer County, you will be affected by the recent North Front Range Regional Waste Shed Project and Policy, also known as the LC Waste Shed. The current projects, listed in order of operation, include building a new landfill five miles North of Wellington, turning the existing Larimer County Landfill into a transfer station, and constructing new recycling facilities...

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Why Are Trash and Recycle Fees Increasing in Northern Colorado?

Keeping Trash and Recycling Fees Simple:

Recycling costs! New recycling fees are being assessed from the Colorado State Senate – along with rising trash tipping fees – all for the sake of recycling's health.  When it comes to your trash and recycling, our goals are to keep the processes simple.  In addition, here at GSI, we strive to keep recycling costs low and waste collection services optimal.  However, this past year has been anything but simple in the...

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Did your bill increase? Here’s why:

To our valued customers:

Gallegos Sanitation, Inc. would like to first and foremost say THANK YOU! We have reached our 60th year of serving Northern Colorado. We could not have done it without customers like you. Our core values will continue to be customer-centric and focused on Safety, Service, and Sustainability.

Our goal is to provide you the highest quality service at a fair price. Due to the dilemma with today's current recycling market, we all find ourselves at a crossroad. Dilemma...

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French Field to Tackle Cancer with GSI’s Pink Cart Program

Rent a pink trash cart for cancer awareness month! 

October is here! Gallegos Sanitation Inc. (GSI) is kicking off the month with donating pink trash carts to French Field, beginning October 4, 2019. As part of their Think Pink Program, a program that literally provides pink services to customers who want to show their support for cancer awareness. Attendees at French Field will notice the carts during the entire football season.

How to get Involved with the Think Pink Program for Residents...

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Most Party Plastics Cannot be Recycled

Did you know most party plastics cannot be recycled? It's true. Many items end up in the landfill. It is important to reduce and eliminate your reliance on single-use party plastics. It starts with simple changes to create lasting impacts.

At almost every party or event, food and drinks are served with single-use plastics such as disposable forks, knives, plates and cups. Most people get these products to save themselves from the hassle of having to do dishes. Also, many folks believe...

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Gallegos Sanitation is Honored with the 2019 Community Legacy Award

Celebrating 60 years of caring for the Earth and the local community, the 2019 Community Legacy Award was presented to Gallegos Sanitation last week.

Over 700 people gathered at Embassy Suites in Loveland, CO on May 2, 2019, to celebrate the philanthropic work of individuals families, nonprofits, and businesses in Northern Colorado. Gallegos Sanitation was presented with the 2019 Community Legacy Award.

The Community Legacy Award is given annually to a Northern Colorado family that...

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2019 Marks the 20th Anniversary of GSI offering yardwaste recycling service to NoCo!

Yardwaste Recycling is a Win-Win for the Northern Colorado Community!

Yardwaste recycling (think of the buzz word “composting”) is a simple, yet super effective program that continually makes sense for our community to participate in.  The top benefits of this program are that it: 1) is local and affordable 2) reduces greenhouse gas emissions and 3) sequesters carbon from the atmosphere when applied.

Local and Affordable:

GSI has sustained a great partnership with a Northern Colorado...

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Reliable Trash Service in Northern Colorado

Did your trash hauler go out of business? Not getting picked up?

Make the switch and join the GSI family as a valued customer. We offer reliable trash and recycling services.

If you are one of the many in Greeley experiencing delayed pick-ups and stinky trash, give Gallegos Sanitation a call. We understand your pain and can help! Numerous frustrated business and home owner associations are contacting us about desperately needing trash service in Northern Colorado for dumpsters and carts!...

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Reduce, Reuse and Recycle are Important to the Students of Learning Haven

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***Special thanks to Mrs. Martin's Class at Learning Haven for sharing this with us.

In a world where our resources are finite, it’s important we recycle whenever we can. Recycling involves the process of gathering and processing materials (such as bottles and cans) that would be otherwise discarded and converting them into something new and useful.

Recycling is vital for cleaning up the environment and keeping our...

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In Response to: The “Coloradoan’s New Landfill, Recycling and Composting Sites will Change Your Habits” Wasteshed Article

Jacy Marmaduke of the Fort Collins Coloradoan reached out to Gallegos Sanitation this week, asking what the Larimer County Wasteshed and flow control may impact the community. Unfortunately, much of our company responses were not published in the article titled: New Landfill, Recycling and Composting Sites will Change Your Habits. In an effort to bring more insight into this topic, we are sharing those questions and our answers.

-What have been Gallegos’ main concerns/interests throughout...

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