Sioux City http://iowapublicradio.org en Sioux City May End Glass Recycling http://iowapublicradio.org/post/sioux-city-may-end-glass-recycling <p></p><p></p><p>Sioux City’s garbage contractor is asking the City Council to discontinue collecting glass for recycling.</p><p>The City Council will vote next week on the request to exclude glass from the city’s curbside pickup of recyclable materials.</p><p>Glass is easy to recycle, but expensive to haul to a recycling center - and inexpensive to make new.</p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 11:02:26 +0000 Dean Borg 28435 at http://iowapublicradio.org Sioux City May End Glass Recycling Summer Series: Border Towns http://iowapublicradio.org/post/summer-series-border-towns <p>Our summer series continues into the noon hour on &quot;River to River&quot;. We are examining communities along our state&rsquo;s border and the challenges businesses face in these areas. On today&#39;s &quot;River to River&quot;, we take a look at the challenges businesses in the Quad Cities and Sioux City face in economic development when competing with Illinois and South Dakota tax structures.</p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 18:41:12 +0000 Dean Borg 4472 at http://iowapublicradio.org Summer Series: Border Towns Water Control Fight Continues Along Missouri River http://iowapublicradio.org/post/water-control-fight-continues-along-missouri-river <p>The floodwaters that ravaged homes, businesses and farms along a vast stretch of the Missouri River last year are not a distant memory. And as the difficult cleanup and recovery continues, concerns have intensified between those who want there to be more control of this river, and those who believe it should flow freely. In part one of a two-part report, Iowa Public Radio&rsquo;s Clay Masters finds that common ground has yet to find traction.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 05:16:09 +0000 Clay Masters 3524 at http://iowapublicradio.org Water Control Fight Continues Along Missouri River