kerbside

(redirected from curbsides)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

kerbside

(ˈkɜːbˌsaɪd)
n
a. the edge of a pavement where it drops to the level of the road
b. (as modifier): kerbside rubbish collections.
References in periodicals archive ?
Add PET and HDPE plastic bottles to the curbsides collection; and
The report's executive summary reads, "After collection and processing, we estimated that there was a net increase of all materials recovered in curbside recycling of between 1-3 percent.
Because of staffing concerns and the facility's two full miles of access, LAX is the last airport in the nation to reopen its curbsides to private traffic, airport spokeswoman Nancy Castles said.
The need for additional security personnel was one of the main reasons for the delay in reinstituting curbside drop-offs, Castles said.
Baled plastic collected at curbsides is piling up in warehouses, scrap yards and, yes, even landfills, because markets haven't kept pace with exploding municipal collection programs.
Recyclers themselves are said to be "downblending" curbside material with off-spec virgin or industrial scrap to offer a more cost-competitive product.
The GTC would have eight separate 1400-foot-long curbsides connecting arrival and departing passengers to two separate and redundant people mover train stations.
Curbsides services are helping the approximately 40,000 patients and visitors that enter at the 11th Street Campus entrance each year, have access to courtesy valet, wheelchair and mobility assistance, and a welcoming front door environment that extends service and care beyond the walls of the hospital to the very moment they arrive and leave.
I'm confident our partnership with Curbside will increase patient and visitor satisfaction.
At many non-GTMS airports, taxis create serious congestion on roadways and especially at terminal curbsides throughout the day, regardless of demand.
GTMS offers airport operators multiple benefits: increased revenues, by charging commercial vehicles for access on a "per use" basis versus the "honor" system; improved control of commercial vehicle movement; more information on vehicle operator and company activity levels and passenger preferences; increased vehicle operator compliance with airport rules and regulations; better customer service to the traveling public; more efficient use of curbside space; reduced vehicle emissions; and more.
Now the Virgin Megastore at Hollywood and Highland makes it easier than ever to shop for the latest DVD, must-have Video Game, newly released CD, best-selling book and even hard to get items like the Nintendo Wii, with the launch of the store's new Curbside Shopping Service.