Solid Waste Plan Posted for Public Comment

Laura Oakleaf

An update to the Suburban Cook County Solid Waste Management Plan was introduced to the Cook County board on June 6.  The Solid Waste Management Plan Update 2018 is available for review and comments may be submitted to by July 11 .

The plan will help set priorities to promote safe, practical, environmentally beneficial and economically sound solid waste management practices for suburban Cook County. This update addresses issues and opportunities in curbside recycling, food scrap composting, household hazardous waste, electronic waste, and construction and demolition debris.