Solid Waste Management and Recycling Plan Available for Review

Solid Waste Management and Recycling Plan Available for Review

The Washington County Department of Planning and Community Development has announced that the DRAFT Washington County Solid Waste Management and Recycling Plan 2010 - 2020 is now available for sixty-day review and comment, until April 16, 2010.
The draft Plan provides information and data about types and amounts of waste materials disposed at the 40 West Municipal landfill as well as amounts of recyclable materials collected. It discusses various options for reducing, reusing and recycling waste materials so as to extend the useful life of the landfill, save energy, and protect the environment.
Go to the Washington County homepage at www.washco-md.net and click on the link under LATEST COUNTY NEWS, or to the Planning Department Webpage at www.washco-md.net/planning/plan.shtm and click on the link under NEWS AND ALERTS.
The Plan is also available for review and comment at each County Library information desk, and at the Washington County Planning Department at 80 West Baltimore Street in Hagerstown, between 7:30 and 4:30 Monday to Friday. For further information phone 240-313-2430.