Yakima to receive $37K grant for recycling, yard waste programs

YAKIMA, Wash. -- Yakima will get a state grant to determine how well its curbside recycling and yard waste projects are going.

Washington's Department of Ecology awarded the city more than $37,000. It's part of more than $1 million Ecology is giving to local governments around the state.

The money will come from the state's hazardous substance tax.