More Than 600 Toilets Provided for Thunder Over Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky.—April 18, 2012— How do you provide enough restrooms for hundreds of thousands of revelers?

Placement of more than 600 portable toilets is already underway to accommodate the crowd at Saturday's Thunder Over Louisville. At midnight Sunday, crews will begin a seven-hour cleanup to remove the toilets and more than 800 trash containers.

“Rumpke is proud to play an important role in Thunder for more than a decade,” said Mike Nelson, regional vice president for Rumpke. “This is a big job and we service many Kentucky Derby Festival events.”

Rumpke employs approximately 140 people in the Louisville area and provides waste and recycling services as well as portable restrooms.

Rumpke Consolidated Companies, Inc. has been committed to keeping neighborhoods and businesses clean and green since 1932 by providing environmentally friendly waste disposal solutions.  With its regional operation located in Louisville, Rumpke is one of the nation’s largest privately owned residential and commercial waste and recycling firms, providing service to areas of Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana and West Virginia. Rumpke divisions include Rumpke Recycling, Rumpke Portable Restrooms, The William-Thomas Group, and Rumpke Hydraulics.


Sara Cullin
(513) 741-2617

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