“We Touch Everything That You Touch”

“We Touch Everything That You Touch”

As-told-tos-Sanitation-workersI’ve been employed with Austin Resource Recovery for sixteen years. I’ve always wanted to work for the city. It’s good benefits: it’s a job that a lot of people want. It’s steady, and you know it’s something that you can depend on and your family can depend on. The hard thing right now is just having to work through all this, and just being scared. That’s all. Being an essential worker, in a business that can’t stop, we’re working to serve the public and keep everything clean. It’s scary, but needed. We’re risking a lot. A lot of people just don’t see that. We’re here every day, basically. (And we have people that work the night crew.) We start at six o’clock in the morning,…View Original Post

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