The City of Marietta was awarded a 2019 Top 50 Smart City award for community engagement thanks to the work by their Sanitation and IT Departments, together with Recollect to deliver "Trash Talk" - a free app aimed at delivering easy access to information on collection days, while improving compliance with trash rules.
Marietta Receives Community Engagement Smart 50 Award for TrashTalk Sanitation App
Marietta wins second international award
For the second consecutive year, Marietta is one of the top 50 cities in the world as determined by Smart Cities Connect, winning a Top 50 Smart City award in the community engagement category with the Marietta “Trash Talk” app.
City of Marietta releases new free Trash Talk app | News | mdjonline.com
The city of Marietta’s Sanitation and IT Departments have released a new citizen-friendly, free sanitation app called “Trash Talk,” to better aid residents with their trash and recycling needs.
The City of Marietta’s was awarded a 2019 Top 50 Smart City award for community engagement thanks to the "Trash Talk" app
Push notifications alert residents of changes to collection days or interruptions in service
These push notifications have significantly reduced resident phone calls and frustration
The app can be used to search recycling rules, improving resident sorting
By leveraging highly skilled employees and citizen feedback, the City has delivered back-to-back award winning apps
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