Kirkland, WA – Waste Management, Inc. (WMI) has notified the City of Kirkland that the Teamsters’ Local 174, whose membership includes garbage truck drivers for WMI and Allied Waste Services, initiated a strike today. The length of the strike is unknown at this time. The City contracts with WMI for residential, multi-family and commercial garbage, recycling and organics collection services. City solid waste customers are encouraged to stay informed on the progress of the strike by visiting WMI website at www.wmnorthwest.com/servicedelays. Questions or concerns should be directed to WMI at (800) 592-9995 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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