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News - April 25, 2014

Years after divisive vote, city proposes sharp shift on composting

Palo Alto prepares to abandon private-sector offers for waste-to-energy plant, pursue own methods

by Gennady Sheyner

Palo Alto's contentious plan to build a Baylands facility for turning food, yard and other waste into energy is about to take a radical turn as the city prepares to toss aside the proposals it has received from the private sector and assume a more central role in building and managing its composting operation.

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Staff Writer Gennady Sheyner can be emailed at gsheyner@paweekly.com.