Toilet paper crisis in Trenton, New Jersey

Posted by Kendall Harmon

It is crisis time in Trenton, where the city is literally running out of toilet paper.

"It's about one of the last boxes of toilet paper we have for the city buildings," said maintenance supervisor Paul Heater, pointing to a large box.

Supplies have dwindled down to almost nothing because City Council has failed to approve the mayor's $42,000 order for paper products.

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Filed under: * Culture-Watch* Economics, PoliticsEconomyConsumer/consumer spendingCorporations/Corporate LifeThe Credit Freeze Crisis of Fall 2008/The Recession of 2007--Politics in GeneralCity Government

Posted March 13, 2012 at 4:02 pm

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1. Bart Hall (Kansas, USA) wrote:

I suggest they start tearing page after page from the city’s regulations until they’re all gone.

March 13, 10:52 pm | [comment link]
2. Kendall Harmon wrote:

This story btw made top stories on the BBC the night it occurred.  Ugh.

March 14, 8:19 am | [comment link]

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