The City of West Allis has been providing curbside recycling pickup for over two decades, but this week residents will find gleaming blue carts at their doorsteps. Up until, the city has used 30-gallon plastic bags.
West Allis is one of a handful of municipalities using the"bag" method.
Melissa Oberdorf remembers the days before West Allis trucks started hauling away recyclables. Her family members were early adopters.