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Detroit Faces Decision on Trash Incinerator

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Detroit Faces Decision on Trash Incinerator

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Detroit Faces Decision on Trash Incinerator

Detroit Faces Decision on Trash Incinerator

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Detroit doesn't just throw out and bury its trash — it is one of only a few large U.S. cities that still burn refuse. But the city must now must decide whether to keep open or close its controversial incinerator. Signs point to the end of an era.

Noah Ovshinsky reports for Detroit Public Radio.