University Drive among most trash and litter complaints in Kent

Many of the litter, garbage and trash complaints of fraternity houses in Kent seem to come from houses located on University Drive, according to the Kent Health Department public records. The complaints varied from simple trash and litter in the yards, to a mattress in the front yard and even a couch on the roof of a house. There have also been two complaints on multiple locations on University Drive and one complaint each on multiple locations on Main Street and College Avenue. When the Kent Health Department receives a trash complaint, inspectors have to first investigate the complaint to ensure that there is an actual trash violation. Kyle Kelly,

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Food inspection in Kent

On-campus inspections versus off-campus inspections Restaurants, vending machines and other eateries located on and off Kent State’s campus are inspected on a regular basis and are required to stay within strict guidelines. Kent Health Department is equipped with three sanitarians who inspect about 150 eateries within city limits on a regular basis. Depending on the license classification that corresponds with the eatery, certain sites may be inspected up to four times a year. Kent Health Department’s Health Commissioner Jeff Neistadt says different locations might require more inspections than others.  For instance, coffee shops are usually classified with a class one or class two license due to limited menu items. However,

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Kent Health Department responds to 79 waste violations in six weeks

[rpavideo]RPA_1_Team5_Trash[/rpavideo] KENT, Ohio — Tyler Vig, sophomore Electronic Media Production major, doesn’t live on East College Avenue, but he walks down the avenue on his way to campus occasionally. When Vig walks down East College Avenue he notices beer cans, beer bottles and broken glass on the sidewalk. “It makes me sad to see that there’s still division between the part of Kent that is being reinvented.  Just a few steps outside of it on College Street you see so much trash. It’s disgusting,” Vig said. Vig isn’t the only student to notice the trash on College Street. Keely Drabick, a third year Visual Communication Design major, notice litter on

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