Yellow Pages one step closer to becoming history

03/22/2011
By Victoria Schlesinger

San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors Land Use and Economic Development Committee approved a proposal to require phone book distributors to ask residents and business owners if they want a copy, rather than leaving the books at the door. Currently 1.8 million books are distributed within San Francisco annually, while their disposal costs the city a $1 million. The proposal will now go to the full board for a vote. [Read more - SF Appeal]

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