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April 8, 1994 | LEE ROMNEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A judge on Thursday chided the City of Santa Ana and its franchise trash hauler for trying to quash free enterprise and denied them a preliminary injunction to stop a smaller competitor from picking up garbage at city schools. Siding with the family-run 5-Star Rubbish Co. and the Santa Ana Unified School District, Superior Court Judge Thomas N. Thrasher scolded officials of Great Western Reclamation, a subsidiary of the behemoth Waste Management Inc.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 2, 1994 | LEE ROMNEY
An Orange County Superior Court judge brought Santa Ana's garbage war to an end Thursday by ruling that the school district is entitled to hire its own trash hauler despite the city's exclusive franchise agreement with Great Western Reclamation. The city teamed up in March with Great Western and sued family-run 5 Star Rubbish, to which the school district had granted a contract to haul waste from the district's 50 schools. Judge Thomas N.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 2, 1994 | LEE ROMNEY
An Orange County Superior Court judge brought Santa Ana's garbage war to an end Thursday by ruling that the school district is entitled to hire its own trash hauler despite the city's exclusive franchise agreement with Great Western Reclamation. The city teamed up in March with Great Western and sued family-run 5 Star Rubbish, to which the school district had granted a contract to haul waste from the district's 50 schools. Judge Thomas N.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 8, 1994 | LEE ROMNEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A judge on Thursday chided the City of Santa Ana and its franchise trash hauler for trying to quash free enterprise and denied them a preliminary injunction to stop a smaller competitor from picking up garbage at city schools. Siding with the family-run 5-Star Rubbish Co. and the Santa Ana Unified School District, Superior Court Judge Thomas N. Thrasher scolded officials of Great Western Reclamation, a subsidiary of the behemoth Waste Management Inc.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 8, 1992 | JON NALICK, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
For the first time in 30 years, the City Council on Monday voted to put the city's trash contract out for competitive bidding. But in a move that hurts smaller firms, the council voted 7 to 0 to require that the entire city be served by a single trash hauler. Great Western Reclamation, which currently holds the contract, will be able to bid for the city's business again. The council rejected the city staff's recommendation to renew Great Western's contract.
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