The Star - News, views and advertising of the Grand Coulee Dam Area

Coulee Medical Center ER and Walk-In Care

Sunrise Disposal to use new technology in their trucks


Grand Coulee Councilmember Mike Horne said at the latest council meeting that Sunrise Disposal, who performs garbage collection service in the area, will be using new global positioning system (GPS) equipment in their trucks around the time that their contract with the cities expires at the end of 2019.

The GPS system will allow truck drivers to check off houses that they’ve stopped at as they go along their routes.

“It’s going to make things a lot easier,” Dick Howe of Sunrise Disposal said, explaining the system at an Electric City council meeting.

One possible advantage of the...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

You might be interested in:

Reader Comments