From time to time, “06880” has
bitched about reported on the obnoxious tradition of dumping phone books next to mailboxes, where they often sit seemingly forever.
Eventually, they’re picked up. Then it becomes our job to dispose of them. When was the last time you used the yellow pages? Or called someone’s land line?
The more environmentally conscious Westporters try to recycle their unwanted phone books. The other day, “06880” reader JoAnn Davidson drove to the transfer station, with 10 soggy phone books that sat by her condo mailboxes for at least 2 weeks.
Here’s what she saw:
How these puppies will be recycled is anyone’s guess.