Charlotte Pitt

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    Denver's compost program rises, bit by juicy bit, from the scrap heap

    A Flickr photo​A few months back, Joel Warner reported on the shutdown of Denver's compost collection pilot program due to the budget crunch, followed by its resurrection as a fee-based program. How's that working out? Like the compost process itself, slooowly.

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    Can thieves working harder, earning less

    ​The guy was in front of my house for maybe thirty seconds. He rooted around in the blue cart, emerged with a couple of metal cans -- not even high-grade aluminum -- and tossed them in the back of his battered hatchback. Then he was on to the next cart, minutes ahead of the Denver Recyles truc ... More >>

  • News

    July 19, 2007

    Green Day

    Red Rocks offers recycling but only if you trash your seat.

  • News

    April 26, 2007

    The Hunt for Green

    Sorting out the payday in Denver's new recycling plan.

  • News

    March 16, 2006

    Trash Talking

    A deal you can't refuse.

  • News

    June 14, 2001

    Median Range

    A new panhandling restriction has its roots in the now-ended newspaper war.

  • Calendar

    June 15, 2000

    Fashion Statement

    These new designs are really trashy.