The city is shaping a vision for a new waste management facility at its current site at Second and Gilman streets. There are currently three proposals on the table.
Berkeley is holding two public meetings this week to get input on creating a new transfer station for recycling, trash, compost and other salvageable materials.
Solano Avenue's Nature's Express has officially closed for good, Pal's Takeaway is coming to Oakland, and much more food news in this week's Bites.
Oakland City Council held an emergency meeting to address skyrocketing compost fees which local restaurateurs say could put them out of business.
Thirty-five Oakland restaurateurs have signed a letter to Mayor Libby Schaaf protesting a rise in compost fees which could set some back as much as $11,000 a year.