|Trash can attached to CityBus pole in Santa Rosa|
At the bus shelter at Highway 29 and Young Street, a container is in place for trash and for recyclables but only because my husband and I dragged it from its original location down the street.
|Jonathan and I dragged a trash and recycling container from down the street|
to its new location at this Lake Transit stop
At the majority of stops, trash containers are non-existent and garbage is left on the ground or, at those stops that have shelters, is left on the seats or seat backs.
|Disposable cup left on bus shelter bench|
Next time a person faces the dilemma of being unable to board his or her bus with a plastic cup that is prone to spilling, how simple would it be to provide similar containers where bus patrons and walkers-by can conveniently dispose of their trash?