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Busted Televisions Plague Trenton

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Trenton, New Jersey (My9NJ) - Every city has its share of trash and discarded goods alongside their street corners, but what would you do if you realized that on almost every street there were discarded televisions gathering dust until someone comes along and takes it for scraps? In Trenton, the city is facing an influx of television sets being discarded at a TV “graveyard” within the city, but sadly, many televisions don’t even make it that far and continue to litter the streets instead.

Longtime Trentonian Columnist LA Parker wrote a story that detailed all of the broken, busted, and discarded televisions that you see lying around Trenton these days.

“As I drive to work or drive around the city, I started to see this major accumulation of TV sets in various stages of condition,” Parker said.

Unfortunately for those trying to find a working television, many of these discarded TV’s have been gutted for scrap, leaving only a shell of its former self.

Trenton currently allows you to discard your old televisions five days a week at the Trenton Solid Waste Facility in order to deter people from leaving their old hardware on the street. So do Trenton a favor and keep our streets clean! Make sure to take all of your old electronics to a place where it can properly be discarded.


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