PE5: Use climate-smart materials management

Through these efforts we can reduce the volume of solid waste and increase recycling in government operations and the community at large. These actions encourage and support waste reduction, reuse, recycling, and composting of materials, educate the community, and offer recycling, composting, and waste-diversion opportunities. 

Solid Waste Education Campaign

Recycling

  • Recycling Bins available for public events

Composting

  • Compost bins available for residents and CCE education
  • Yard waste collection

Household Hazardous Waste

  • Household hazardous waste collection days

Construction & Demolition Waste

  • Construction & Demolition Waste Policy – Included in the Mandatory Source Separation Law (Article IV of County Code)
  • Operation of the Eco Reuse Center at the landfill